As one of Thailand’s most popular tourist destinations with all manner of attractions for young and old alike, Phuket is also one of its most expensive islands. This doesn’t mean however that your perfect Phuket vacation can’t be done inexpensively. You just need to know where to look.
At Phuket Weekend Market
The markets in Phuket are a vibrant and fun place to eat, meet friends, people-watch. This is why every Saturday and Sunday the weekend market in Phuket town is bursting with life and full of tourists, expats and Thais alike...
Where to Stay at Patong beach
Patong is a beachside city that manages to offer, and more often than not, deliver something different to everyone, no matter the age, nationality or reason for visiting...
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National park which was established in 1982.
Phuket’s wettest wildest waterpark providing gallons of excitement for all the family!
“BLACK IS BACK” is back again
Date: March 24, 2013
Location: Davinci Restaurant, Naiharn Phuket Thailand
Fundraising Party for the Phuket Sunshine Village
Date: March 30, 2013
Location: Phuket Sunshine Village, Chalong Phuket, Thailand
While Thai food has a reputation for being spicy, Thai food is actually based on a balance between different flavors including spicy, sour, sweet, salty, and bitter. This goes beyond simply combining the flavors within an individual dish to incorporate the contrast in flavors between two or three different dishes, which is one reason Thai’s share meals and eat family style.
One distinctive aspect of Thai food is the use of fresh herbs and spices as well as the inclusion of fermented fish sauce in nearly every dish –a potential problem for vegetarians, though saying “jay” to indicate you are vegetarian goes a long way.