Finding Phuket

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Sawasdee ( Greetings from Phuket )
To Quote
“I’m leaving on a jet plane; Don’t know when I’ll be back again.” – John Denver, 

Find yourself Lazing around the blue beaches of Phuket , sipping on a coconut ! 
Let’s get to know it more .

Country:  Thailand
Genre:  a rainforested, mountainous,
Location:  Andaman Sea, an island
Known For:  popular beaches
Perks:  seaside resorts, spas and restaurants.
Capital:  Phuket City.

Famous Five :
This comprised version will catch the best of beaches and the best of Fun activities one can indulge in 
When in Phuket.

1. Wander on Phan Nga Bay

-Unique island , featuring limestone’s
– Deep Dive in its emerald green waters
-James Bond Island and Koh Panyee are two of the celebrated island at the bay.

Travellers Perks:

-Daily train service from Bangkok to Surat Thani. 
-From there, you will be a two hours ride from Phang Nga via bus.
PS. Keep in mind with the buses, you will see fewer of them towards the evening.

2. Stay at Phi Phi islands

– called the Superstar beach .
– It does not disappoint with all the hype Being a large chunk of Beauty.
-Sheer cliffs tower overhead, then giving a way to beach-fronted jungle. 

Travellers Perks :

– world-class snorkelling and diving sites.
– Rock climbing and hiking at Koh Phi Phi Don. 
– indulge in Free sunbathing and luxurious massages.

3. Admire the Big Buddha

-The drive up to the Big Buddha takes you through the ‘real’ Thailand and the view from the top is Enchanting.
-It costed 30 million baht to construct and is 45 metres tall. 
-Next to it stands a smaller golden image that is actually made of brass and there is a shrine near the site’s car park. 

Travellers Perks :

Open from : 7:30 AM to 8:00 PM
Visit Duration : 2 to 3 hours
Entry Fee : Free

4 . Fun at Fantasea show

– It’s Full Fun ride featuring Trapeze artists, elephants on stage and pyrotechnics .
-A must visit extravaganza.

Travellers Perks :

-Cultural theme park 
shows with elephants, a buffet 
Animal exhibition and shopping

-The Phuket Fantasea show price 
Only show THB 1800 (INR 3720),
show and buffet,  THB 2200 (INR 4545).

5. Walk along Old Phuket Town

– Sino- Portuguese look
-This sleepy town is the capital
– With it’s quaint shops and architecture
Expect the unexpected

Travellers Perks :

-Go Shopping at Phuket Town Weekend Night Market.
– Enjoy the Tiger Kingdom
Clothes to Wear :
Checklist to Shorts and Flaring Skirts
Dress to  comfort flat shoes and shirts that cover your shoulders.
Thailand is hot, sunny, and humid!
You’ll sweat no matter what you wear.

Writers note:

To Do Or Not To Do ,
Take that leap of Faith and a little bit of cash
This sunny side up and blue waters 
Can bring you back home 
Stress free with a suitcase full of memories.

– Ruth Anugraha