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Phuket named 'City of Gastronomy' by Unesco.
Phuket is now a member of the Unesco Creati...
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Restaurants of the Years Phuketwan has reviewed some of the best-value eating on the holiday island down the years and we're pleased to say all the top restaurants are still in good shape.
Latest An idea from the Prime Minister will become reality when the Thailand Yacht Show launches with its inaugural display at Ao Po Grand Marina on Phuket in February 2016.
Latest The annual Patong Festival marks the opening of the high season for Phuket. With a budget this year of five million baht and seafood the highlight, fun is to be expected from November 1-3.
Latest Phuket's spectacular vegetarian festival is underway and streets are lined with food stalls. The concept behind the festival requires an understanding of local traditions.
Latest The King's Cup Regatta is coming again in December with the sailors and their families likely to boost tourism yet again while racing takes place off Kata.
By Chutima Sidasathian
Latest The annual flower and vegetable show in Phuket City brings out blossoms and visitors galore, often as much for the food and the souvenirs as the world-best pineapples. More »
By Sert Tongdee
Latest FC Phuket will carry a 0-1 loss handicap into next week's home replay against Pattalung FC to decide which team makes the Toyota Cup final four, with trophy aspirations. More »
Latest Losses away are the bogey that FC Phuket has to beat and two games within days are likely to give the Hulks two good chances to break the hoodoo. Go Hulks! More »
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Latest Phuket's place on the world sports stage becomes more certain with some of the best competitors from the Laguna Phuket 70.3 event now assured of a start in Hawaii. More »
Latest FC Phuket's Hulks will be fired up this weekend to achieve the away win that has long eluded them, with only Big Bang Chulalongkorn University in the way. More »
By Pathomporn Kaenkrachang
UPDATE A ship bringing thousands of books to Phuket for the enjoyment and edification of the island's readers has cancelled its visit, a crewman says. More »
Latest For FC Phuket, a nil all draw on the road is still not the longed-for away win. But in helping fallen star Camara to regain his life, the Hulks have something to celebrate. More »
Latest An expert team from ccngo has confirmed what we already knew - that massaman curry is world's tastiest dish. What they didn't tell you is that the Phuket version tops the lot. More »
Sports Latest FC Phuket's Hulks have bulked up with the addition of a group of imports who should give the side the boost it needs for a testing second half of the season. More »
Latest Phuket's monsoon season sailing event concludes with wind and conditions that test all competitors. The racing is regarded as a success by crews. More »