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Latest The yacht exhibition planned to open on Phuket next month is being postponed as redevelopment work on a marina continues.
Restaurant of the year 2014 Discovering the Poudam (Black Crab) restaurant means we no longer hurry back to Phuket - we always plan trips to have a meal here along the way.
Dining Review Ella is actually far too classy for Patong but that's the beauty of a place that understands where you've been and what you need next: an all day breakfast.
Resort of the Year 2014 Remodelled and now open under the Anantara brand, the natural delights of Layan are sure to win over people seeking a secluded escape.
Restaurant Review Restaurants at good prices are hard to find on Phuket's west coast but a friend helped out and the advice proved excellent. Ab-Zab covers the A-Z of good dining by the coast.
By Chutima Sidasathian and Alan Morison
News Photo Album What's happening as Hillary Clinton and other international notables arrive on Phuket? Let Phuketwan take you there. Today we launch AseanWATCH. More »
By Alan Morison
Heroines Photo Album We came across this dossier designed to let senior politicians from 26 countries know about the real Phuket. (OK, ok . . . Phuketwan actually wrote it) More »
By Phuketwan Reporters
News Digest Experts call for closures to curb ''unstoppable'' flu; 10,000 soldiers for Phuket; Ford and Mazda launch new plant; Thai resorts for sale; Burma plans amnesty. More »
News Digest Update Three more flu fatalities; storm sinks a ferry off Phuket; British boy dies at a Pattaya water park; Indonesia moves on Asean human rights. More »
Island Dining: Photo Album Authentic Thai seafood can still be found in a few places on and around Phuket. This small family business is one of the real treasures, at affordable prices still. More »
Photo Special Patong, scene of at least one drowning in June, hosted a mini surf lifesaving carnival on Saturday and will hold a larger event on Sunday. The beach was also cleaned. More »
News Digest Asean leaders meeting on Phuket will have H1N1 checks; demonstrations banned on Phuket; protests over Kasit; airline wants standing room; Japanese best tourists. More »
News Digest Disclosure of Thaksin's Fiji flight will cause ructions; H1N1 internet cafe closure call; Hillary's Asean plans; Gap going Thai; Thailand good for investment; GM staying. More »
News Digest Thailand tries for nuclear talks on Phuket with North Korea; Michael Jackson in one glove farewell; Thai PAD FM will not quit; new WHO tack on swine flu, H1N1. More »
News Digest The Phuket Asean security clamp begins on July 9, say reports; All set for Jackson's thriller; Jobless vote in Indonesia; viet war architect dies; Jetstar at war. More »