Phuket Guide

  • Naka Market - Phuket weekend market
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    Naka Market - Phuket Weekend Market
      Our original plan for this trip didn’t include anything else than relaxation by the pool, but after a while it became boring. Saturday afternoon, we therefore went to visit...
  • Scuba diving at Racha Yai, Phuket
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    Phuket: Scuba diving at Racha Yai
    I took a PADI Open Water Diver Course in Thailand back in 2003. I was blown away by this beautiful new world, which was revealed to me, and by the...
  • Giant flamingo float at Nai Yang Marriott, Phuket
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    Phuket: Marriott Nai Yang - Conquering the giant flamingo float
      The hotel’s pool was home to a giant, pink flamingo float, and what an adorable creature! I just couldn’t take my eyes off it, and when I saw it...
  • Marriott Nai Yang, Phuket
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    Phuket: The breakfast buffet at Marriott Nai Yang
      When it comes to buffets, I usually say that that I prefer a smaller one with better dishes than a big buffet, where all dishes are missing the last 10%....
  • Mai Khao Beach, Phuket, plane spotting
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    Phuket: Plane spotting at Mai Khao Beach
      Mai Khao Beach is the famous plane spotter beach on Phuket. The beach is right at the threshold of runway 09, so when the wind is right, you’ll have...
  • Ying Restaurant, Karon beach
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    Karon Beach: Dinner at Ying Restaurant
      After having a rather terrible mango salad for lunch, I had my guards up at dinnertime and put in a bit more effort to steer clear of the worst...
  • Nai Yang beach, Phuket
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    Phuket: Hello Nai Yang Beach!
      Recently, Poul and I had our 5-year wedding anniversary, so we decided to go on a short vacation to Phuket. Because of the rainy season, Phuket can be a...
  • Roi Roi, Karon Beach
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    Karon Beach: Where to eat? 4 nice restaurants
      Finding a nice place to eat in Karon beach turned out to be quite a challenge. Most restaurants cater to the tourists, who in most cases are Scandinavian senior...