Will the Easter Bunny visit Phuket Island this year? Easter Sunday is not observed as an official holiday in Phuket – it’s in a predominately Buddhist country after all. April in Phuket is all about water-throwing at the Songkran Festival, not Easter-egg hunts! But since it’s a destination for visitors
I am a failed birdwatcher. I’ve visited a place in Phuket known as Hornbill Island – twice – and somehow managed not to see any of the big-beaked tropical birds that nest here.
Koh Tapao Noi is a little island just off the southeast coast of Phuket. It’s run by the
Inspiring images can help us dream of a better life, a happier place, and give us an escape from the drudgery of our day-to-day lives. Just a few months before I moved to Phuket, I found a photograph of a gorgeous white-sand beach with palm trees on the travel website
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
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