The Laguna Phuket Marathon is one of the biggest sporting events on the island, and the countdown is on for this year's race, set to run from June 9 to 10.
The registration deadline is June 4, so be sure sign up soon if you're keen to join!
The race route takes
The only invasion Phuket faces these days is by the millions of tourists visiting in search of a sun-soaked tropical holiday. But some 200 years ago, the island was threatened by a far more brutal form of siege.
In 1785, thousands Burmese invaders hit the island as part of a larger
Entering the Phuket Art Village, a small enclave of artists found hidden away down a narrow road near Nai Harn beach on Phuket, is like stepping into a childhood storybook.
A collection of rustic, hand-built art studios in a kaleidoscope of colours are arranged around a giant banyan tree. Piles of