Travel Blogs from Phuket
... one lady. We went three days in a row as we kept adding to our list. We wait in the Irish Bar and she brings them in to us. Yesterday she saw us in the bar before we had gone to her stall. She was heading home but still went and made a couple more for Vick. She then gave us a small elephant each to thank us for our business. We are going to see her tomoz too. Back to motel and another long swim. We just laughed at my pathetic attempt of ...
... is the first time they are trying scuba apparently. Another (I) instructor walks in and starts asking the girls some questions. “(I) Have you read any of the manual yet?”. “(CG) Sorry no.”, as they giggled. “(I) You did read my emails to you earlier saying you should read the first 2 chapters?”. “(CG) Yes”, giggling again. “(I) So you know we are going to pool for swimming today, ...
... felt through the eastern rim of the Indian Ocean, including Thailand, and as far away as the east coast of Africa.
Within the country of Thailand, it was estimated that over 8,000 lost their lives, including over 4,000 on Phuket Island.
Inside one of the bars on Nai Yang, there is a poster tribute to the people and business duly affected at Nai Yang.
On Friday, we did Nai Yang beach again and splashed in the water.
We read the distance from Nai ...
... seen this before in Puerto Rico, but this blew that away. Every movement in the water was a light show of glowing algae. It was spectacular. With the stars out, no moon, and neon radiant water following our every move, I have to say we really rounded out this part of the trip perfectly.
Our final day with Ryan and Nina was spent on the beach before saying our goodbyes. Sad to see them go, we made our way up the coast to spend another week in Thailand, then onward to ...
... me non tourist food; rich fish curries with Southern spices, made from women that have lived on the water for as long as I've lived on earth.
Simply put: Similan was a highlight of my life.
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