This year Phuket attracted people through Old Town Festival that starts today (28/1). Yearly it is underlining three days event to announce the town’s history, unique ethnic diversity and cultures mixing. It is centered in Queen Sirikit Park while the festival will line Thalang Road, Soi Rommanee and Krabi Road.
Entries from January 30th, 2012
January 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Events, Travel and Tourism
January 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Events, Travel and Tourism
Phuket Local Food Festival was launching its fourth event at Saphan Hin in Phuket Town last night. It have been prepared for recording its tom som (sweet and sour soup) to be the largest in the world. It was officially opened by Phuket Governor Tri Augkaradacha as this event is adjoining Phuket government and Phuket [...]
January 24th, 2012 · No Comments · Events, Travel and Tourism
Chinese New Year celebration takes place in Sanam Chai to welcome the Dragon Year under the arrangement of Phuket Provincial Administration Organization (OrBorJor). This free event will start at 7:35 PM by performing stunning acrobatic show from China’s Henan province while it is following by fireworks at 8:35 PM. It also glittered by musical performances [...]
January 19th, 2012 · No Comments · Local Updates
The new 50-baht bank note released today but Phuket residents should wait until tomorrow or Friday to get them. The new 50 baht note was noticed by Bank of Thailand Governor Dr Prasarn Trairatvorakul last week. The new 50 baht note is being release ahead of its bigger currency which planned to bring into full [...]
January 18th, 2012 · No Comments · Travel and Tourism
Phuket again held the Simon Star Cabaret Show for the third on Thursday. This ladyboy show provides special discount only for Thai nationals on February. Simon Cabaret executives announced it on a press conference at The Metropole hotel in Phuket Town today (17/1) as it costs 130 million baht.
January 13th, 2012 · No Comments · Travel and Tourism
This year Phuket has attracted at least 10 Indian couples to arrange their wedding. It is a good sign to start while Director of Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Phuket office Bangornrat Shinaprayoon expects the market for Indian weddings.
January 12th, 2012 · No Comments · Events, Local Updates
A Phuket Vocational College takes place in Saphan Hin will hold a blood donor from 9 AM to 3 PM tomorrow (12/1) to honor HM The King. Donation will hold at Building 5 at the school for easy access of transportation as it located at the southern skirt of Pink Bus Route 3.
January 6th, 2012 · No Comments · Business and Economy
New Year is promising better future for tourism in Phuket, said Phuket Governer Tri Augkaradacha. “Foreign investors are gradually investing in Phuket especially those interested to hotels, resort and tourism sector in general,” said him. “Foreign investors are usually buy existing property without any difficulties of managing documentation process,” said him. The thorny issue is [...]