Travel Blogs from Phuket Karon Beach, Thailand

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Pum Cooking Class - Trifecta Reached, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Pum Cooking Class - Trifecta Reached

A travel blog entry by suokkotravels

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... every minute of the course on "theory" and we reviewed the cooking of a few curry dishes. We have now attended all 3 classes in Thailand, but Pum also has one other school in Paris (do we also have to attend that one??). The owner is pretty fun, and has ...

Too Many Tourists !!, Karon Beach, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

Too Many Tourists !!

A travel blog entry by heathermills

... mass of ramshackle buildings mingling with resorts, the streets packed with tourists and scooters.  We were headed for the supposedly quieter Karon Beach, here there were still a lot of resorts, but more sparsely laid out.  We checked in to The Little ...

Fear and Loathing in Phuket, Karon Beach, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

Fear and Loathing in Phuket

A travel blog entry by kevnari

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Hi everyone K - We are currently sunning ourselves on the beautiful karon beach at Phuket. Phuket is a very touristy destination. It is like a larger version of Hua Hin, and we aren't even at the main Beach in Patong! The beach here is gorgeous with ...

We've arrived and our record is intact, Karon Beach, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

We've arrived and our record is intact

A travel blog entry by davidann

... got thicker and darker and we both started laughing so hard when the pilot came onto the loudspeaker and said "Welcome to Phuket" - "the weather is raining". Just realized that I have to run so will continue this again later. We have pictures to ...

Karon Beach, Phuket, Karon Beach Phuket, Thailand travel blog

Karon Beach, Phuket

A travel blog entry by ivorandkate

See Koh Lipe ...

Arnaque et arrivee a Phuket, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Arnaque et arrivee a Phuket

A travel blog entry by emeric.bensaci

... sandwichs, du fromage Kraft, et de l'eau. Puis retournons grignoter dans la chambre. Plus tard dans la soiree allons marcher dans Karon Beach, pas trop grand, pas grand chose a faire mais c'est tant mieux. Nous perdons un peu, puis allons manger dans ...

Raindrops keep falling on my head, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Raindrops keep falling on my head

A travel blog entry by donmiller

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... With a view over the main street.  $18.  I checked in and took the scooter for a drive around the south side of Phuket Island.  I covered a lot before the afternoon rains began to loom.  I didn't want to be on the bike in the rain so ...

Bummer and a Boost, Karon Beach, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

Bummer and a Boost

A travel blog entry by monita

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... episode which anita helped cure with cappucino (real one!) and double chocolate fudge cake - SUGAR HIGH walked around to Kata beach, watched great DVD's, watched beautiful sunsets, went for some good, long walks. One night at dinner we ordered one ...

Phuket, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Phuket

A travel blog entry by jonnyandliz

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... commercial. It also got flattened by the tsunami a couple of years ago and was all over the news. We have been staying at Karon Beach, on the Southwest side of the island. It is very quiet, with few markets and hardly any traffic. Patong Beach, just over ...

First beach day, Karon beach, Thailand travel blog

First beach day

A travel blog entry by ljshearn

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Evening All (my time!) Had an easy Sunday today and went to a beach called Karon beach. I am in such a touristy area called Patong so it was nice for us to get out for the day and experience a less populated, more chilled area.Getting hotter each day, the ...

"Recovery from Camping" in Karon Beach ;-)

A travel blog entry by kuhnglobaleyes

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Blog TBD.... ...

Ahh, the azure Andaman Sea . . ., Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Ahh, the azure Andaman Sea . . .

A travel blog entry by dgaede

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I like the vacation scene here at Karon Beach. Sure, it's overdeveloped (think Ocean City, Maryland for those of you in the east) but I have formed a serious relationship with this resort destination area, to this beach, to this goes-on for-miles view out ...

Phuket Town and Central Festival shopping centre, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Phuket Town and Central Festival shopping centre

A travel blog entry by josafa

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... really is and I am glad that I did not stay at the Phuket Town! Those bus tickets were not that expensive, Karon beach - Phuket Town - Karon beach 60 baht. Phuket town - shopping center  - Phuket town 20baht. So about 2€ for couple of hours in ...

Mom Trih's - what a treat, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Mom Trih's - what a treat

A travel blog entry by aussiepanda

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... nbsp; Oops.  We can have the front table if we finish by 7.30.  It’s already 6.30 and this is one of Phuket’s best restaurants.  We’re in no rush so we’re seated in the second row.  Oh, the sacrifices J. ...

Back in Karon, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Back in Karon

A travel blog entry by hornuts

back in ...

Sick days..., Phuket Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Sick days...

A travel blog entry by flummy

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Am nächsten Tag hatten wir eigentlich vor, endlich nach Phuket Town zum Vegetarian Festial zu fahren. Dort wollten wir eine der Paraden mit ihren verrückten Piercings miterleben und uns durch die veganen Essensstände schlemmen. Alles war vorbereitet. ...

Rainy days..., Phuket Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Rainy days...

A travel blog entry by flummy

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... aus, da er in einer so unglaublichen Geschwindigkeit vorwärts kam, dass er alle paar Meter auf Paul und mich warten musste. In Karon Beach trennten sich unsere Wege und während Paul zurück ins Hostel ging, verschlug es Marco und mich noch an den ...

3 days at the beach, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

3 days at the beach

A travel blog entry by adelaki

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... them - but always you had to keep an eye for the next big wave coming. The water, like other beaches we've visited in Thailand, was very warm. I could just enter immediately without feeling that the water was cold at all. The temp of the water is over ...

Flucht aus der Großstadt - Sprung ins warme Wasser, Phuket Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Flucht aus der Großstadt - Sprung ins warme Wasser

A travel blog entry by flummy

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... die paar Stunden am Strand haben uns schon für die trotz Allem anstrengende Busfahrt mehr als entschädigt. Vorbei geschaut in Karon Beach haben wir trotzdem mal (man darf nur nicht schwimmen) und haben am felsigen Teil der Küste interessante Tiere ...

Karon Beach, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Karon Beach

A travel blog entry by varney

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... not to do any day trips from Khao Lak, but instead headed down to Phuket Town by local bus (90B, 3h) where we grabbed a taxi to Karon Beach (350B, 20min). Kristina and I were at Karon Beach 8 years ago, when it was a nice sleepy beach side town. Then, we ...

back in Karon, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

back in Karon

A travel blog entry by hornuts

back in ...

Beach life in Thailand, Karon Beach Phuket, Thailand travel blog

Beach life in Thailand

A travel blog entry by ke.gypsies

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We had a hot and sticky bus ride into Phuket and when we were given the opportunity to share a taxi from Phuket to Karon Beach we jumped at it. We were shared the ride with a friendly man from Holland. On arrival we checked in at Karon Cafe and they lead ...

Karon Beach, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Karon Beach

A travel blog entry by josafa

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... like last time when I was in Bangkok... :D I met Su at the airport, it was so nice to finally meet her. After we got to Karon Beach, we  walked at the beach... There was so much wind that they did not let people to swim at the beach. Su saw first ...

Arrived in Karon Beach, Phuket, Karon Beach, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

Arrived in Karon Beach, Phuket

A travel blog entry by kimbo

Well, I have just arrived in Karon Beach, Phuket. It was a 40 minute drive from the airport and it is absolutely gorgeous here. Apparently, the Tsunami did not do much damage this far south - the wave was only about 1 metre high here. While it is ...

Patong, one vote for, one against, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Patong, one vote for, one against

A travel blog entry by aussiepanda

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... ; I hate Patong, Al loves it. Go looking for the road where the gay bars are.  No luck.  Head back to the beach.  It's actually very nice, calm water, clean sand, about 3.5 miles long.  Buy some sandals.  Pay way too much – ...

Down to Phuket, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Down to Phuket

A travel blog entry by hornuts

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... a lot culturally, basically we wanted some down time by a nice beach.  I'd researched a bit and figured we'd stay in Karon beach, which was supposed to be pretty quiet, but close to some other beaches in case we discovered that it was too much or ...

Phuket - Karon Beach at sunset, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Phuket - Karon Beach at sunset

A travel blog entry by banjolar

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Sunny days..., Phuket Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Sunny days...

A travel blog entry by flummy

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... Spaß!  Also sind wir noch nach Patong gebraust, dem nächsten Strand nördlich von Karon. Patong wird nicht umsonst als "Ballermann von Phuket" bezeichnet. Deutlich mehr Touristen, dementsprechend auch deutlich mehr Bars, Restaurants und Leute, die ...

Geez people are cheap, Karon Beach, Thailand travel blog

Geez people are cheap

A travel blog entry by aussiepanda

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... signs and big speakers up on poles.  One of the videos of the tsunami was taken from Marina and shows the water hitting Karon Beach Resort.  Impossible to imagine. Walk for over an hour.  Get back and can’t get into safe to get ...

Life is very good, Karon Beach, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

Life is very good

A travel blog entry by jerryslog

... I did not realize it but Phuket is actually a province or county with different cities and or beach areas. I'm staying at Karon Beach. The other main beaches are Kata, both a south and a north Kata and Patong. Patong is the most heaily populated as well ...

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