Travel Blogs from Phuket
Mmmm 0626. Should I get up? I'll just turn over and doze. Now 0830, might get going. Sit by the pool before the pool bar starts playing music. Reading 'Milat' and chilling. Swim after breakfast then head for beach. 100 baht for a lounge chair. A couple of swims with a magnum ice cream (like last time we were here). The ocean was a little rough and when the sun burst out of clouds, phew very hot. Watched the tourists withe their severe sunburn. Scary ...
... one girl who approached us with a “menu”, saying “Pingpong show! You liiiiike?”. “Pingpong?” I asked. “You mean with paddle?” as I swung my hand left and right. “No!” she yells, as she points to the menu again. “With girl”. I give her a confused look and swing my hand left and right again, yelling back “With paddle!”. Frustrated, she gave up and ...
... watching world class climbers shimmy up the mile high cliffs. These people all had 0% body fat, and had spider monkey climbing skills. It was very cool.
We spent the rest of the day at the beach before heading off on a longtail boat to Chicken Island. This was actually a set of very small islands, which connected via sandspits during low tide. We were given advice to go around 3:30, as all the daytrippers would leave and we could be there alone for ...
... I could spend for-ever there.
The island hopping ended and by 6.00 PM we were back at the hotel. Good food and great massage. Next day was a visit to the Big Buddha Temple near Patong. One of the islands most revered landmarks. I've got blessings from the monk there who looked so zen.
Thai people in general ...
... a shark, a mesmerizing jelly fish, flying fish, giant clams, coral vistas, a school of young barracuda, a sting ray, anemones, and sea turtles, one which swam to me, face to face.
We did a night ...
Other places to stay in Phuket
135/23 Rat-U-Thit 200 Years Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $45
- Good Hotel
- Love it!
- Happy stay
106/27 Moo 3, Surin Beach | 4 star hotelfrom $81
48 Ruam Jai Road, Patong Beach, Patong | 4 star hotelfrom $71
239-14 Raj U Thid 200 Pee Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $52
27 Mu 8, Sakdidej Road, Cape Panwa | 5 star hotelfrom $123
- Lovely hotel
- Unaffected by the tsunami, needs repeat business
124 Taweewongse Road, Patong | 2 star hotelfrom $70
1 Soi Surin, Montri Road, Phuket Town | 4 star hotelfrom $36
10 Chalermphrakiat Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $29
96 / 42-3, Moo 3, Kamala | 4 star hotelfrom $56
- Ausgezeichnete Anlage
- Very very nice
44 Thaveewong Road, Patong Beach, 83150, Patong | 4 star hotelfrom $87
- Best hotel in Phuket
- Patong Merlin Best Resort in Patong without a Doubt!
- BEST TIME!!!!
154 Phang Nga Road, Phuket Town | 4 star hotelfrom $47
44/5 Moo 8, Sakdidesh Road, Cape Panwa | 4 star hotelfrom $88
568 Patak Road, Tambon Karon, Amphur Muang , Karon | 3 star hotelfrom $152
247 Koktanode Road, Kata Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $54
- Buona ubicazione, troppe scale!!
- Good location - Far Too Many Stairs!!
- Beste Lage! Wundervolles Personal!
1, Karon Soi 4, Karon Road, Karon | 4 star hotelfrom $53
- Do Not Stay There - it Is Truly Awful
- Never again////
- Very Good Hotel for Price
100/10 Moo 3, Kamala | 4 star hotelfrom $71
42 Montri Road, T. Talad Yai, Phuket Town | 3 star hotelfrom $40
2 Taweewong Rd, Patong Beach, Patong | 4 star hotelfrom $57
- Super hôtel
- Le meilleur de jour et de nuit à Patong
Mai Khao Talang, Mai Khao | 4 star hotelfrom $159
284/1 Prabaramee Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $19
1 Khoktanod soi 3, Kata Road, Kata Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $38
23/12 Karon Rd, Karon | 4 star hotelfrom $52
542/1 Patak Road, Karon | 3 star hotelfrom $37
158/1 Jawaraj Road, Phuket Town | 3 star hotelfrom $41
31/11 Moo 8, Sakdidej Rd, Cape Panwa | 4 star hotelfrom $45
239/1 Rat-u-Thit 200 Pi Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $35