With all the bad news in the world, it's always inspiring to hear stories about good people doing good things. We've followed the work of The SET Foundation in Northern Thailand for years now, and hope to spread the word about this excellent charity for children's education in Thailand. The natural beauty
High in the sky on a breezy hilltop sits the Big Buddha of Phuket, a towering figure in gleaming white jade with its serene face gazing east. Aside from the beaches, the Big Buddha is a top attraction in Phuket.
Big Buddha - an Island Icon
Though it’s busy with tourists now,
"A jungle paradise of white-sand beaches and dense rain forests on the Andaman Sea.” This is a description of Phuket in a recent article in Elle magazine, which I read with a wistful sigh not long after being stuck -- again -- in Phuket’s ever-worsening traffic. In its busier areas at
Running has never been high on our list of things to do. Especially after moving to Phuket, with +30°C degrees most days, jogging in the steamy tropics seems, well, insane. But a lot of people do it! There’s a growing sub-culture of running here in Phuket, which we discovered after our daughter
Phuket 2 Bedroom Apartment
Chaofa West Residence is a family-owned serviced apartment found within view of Phuket's Big Buddha in Chalong. Roomy and comfortable, the residences are each two storeys with a ground floor living and dining area and the bedrooms upstairs. Though Phuket's best beaches are at least a 20-minute drive