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I’m a writer from Canada living on Phuket island in Thailand. Read on to find tips, tales and my totally biased opinions on things to see and do in Phuket and beyond. Discover Phuket’s best beaches, events, delicious local eats, cultural sights, recommended activities and more. About Me…

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Loy Krathong in Phuket

Loy Krathong in Phuket 2019

Each November, Phuket joins the rest of Thailand in celebrating Loy Krathong. There are plenty of places around the island to join the festivities. Loy Krathong, also known as the Festival of Light, happens on the night of the full

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phuket marathon 2020

2020 Laguna Phuket Marathon Postponed to December

UPDATE: The Laguna Phuket Marathon has been postponed to December 5 and 6, 2020. We’ve removed the original story that stated the June event was going ahead as planned. Here’s a message from the organisers, posted on the event’s Facebook

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phuket running

Running Events in Phuket 2020

A Guide to Phuket Fun Runs, Trail Runs and Marathons UPDATE, May 1: Due to coronavirus concerns a number of the events listed below risk being postponed or cancelled. Please check directly with race organisers for the latest. Organisers for

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Loy Krathong in Phuket

Loy Krathong in Phuket 2019

Each November, Phuket joins the rest of Thailand in celebrating Loy Krathong. There are plenty of places around the island to join the festivities. Loy Krathong, also known as the Festival of Light, happens on the night of the full

Read More »