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Download the promotional video: "Enchanted Phuket Town" (976.6 MB)






Promotional video by the Tourism Authority of Thailand (T.A.T.) & Phuket Best Events.

Brasserie Phuket, Grill - Beer - Wine & Oyster Bar, 18 Rassada Road, Phuket Town:


"Blue Elephant" Restaurant & Cooking School, in the restored
Sino-Portuguese mansion, located 96 Krabi Road, Phuket-Town.


"The Cultural Trip", courtesy Art & Culture - Phuket (Click on the map to view a larger version).

Support the Phuket Punk/Pop Band "Legends of Siam":

Hard Rock Cafe - Phuket, now open at the Courtyard by Marriott, Patong Beach:

The latest, very trendy and colorful, "Dara Hotel", in Phuket-Town (Darasamut Intersection):



Your Passport to Phuket's most Rewarding Venues:  (Privileges Card by Phuket Rewards).

Hip & Chic Serviced Apartments, in the heart of Patong:

Need a taxi from the new Suvarnabhumi Airport ? Only a few thousands available...

"Wine Connection", now also @ BYD Lofts (Aroonsom Square), in Patong:

Chameleon Graphix © Interactive Graphic Design: Web-Solutions for every season...

Phuket Golf Services (with Online Tee Bookings):

West Coast Divers, Patong Beach, Kathu, Phuket:

The BYD Lofts - Restaurant & Bistro, in the heart of Patong:

Phuket Island, received the "Top Island Asia 2005 Award", by the 18th Annual Readers Choice,
from the New-York based Condé Nast "Traveller" Magazine (85.51%), in November 2005.

The Swedish Travel Trade has rated the Kingdom of Thailand, "The Best Tourist Destination 2005".
The 4th consecutive year that Thailand has won the travel industry award. (February 24, 2005).

Phuket awarded "Star of Travel Award 2005" for "Best Destination in Southeast Asia", at the Moscow
International Tourist & Travel Exhibition - MITT 2005, held in Moscow, March 23-26, 2005.

Phuket Island, received the inaugural "New Frontiers Award 2006", by the Arabian Travel Market,
under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and
Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, on May 3, 2006.

Phuket Island was ranked 10th (84.06%), first-time-rating, as "Top Island Destination 2006", by the
"Travel & Leisure" Magazine, out of 500 selected island destinations, on September 24, 2006.

The Norwegian Travel Trade has rated the Kingdom of Thailand "World's Best Tourist Country 2007".
The fourth year in a row Thailand wins. The "Grand Travel Award 2007" was presented at the annual
award presentation organized by "Travel News", an independent Norwegian travel trade magazine.

"TIME Readers’ Travel Choice Awards" honouring the "Best of Asia's Travel Industry Country 2007".
Readers of TIME Magazine have chosen Phuket and Bangkok as their preferred holiday destinations
throughout the Asia region. From preferred airlines to favourite hotels and destinations, results of the
"TIME Readers’ Travel Choice Awards" reveal destinations where TIME readers, described as an
elite global audience of highly mobile and cosmopolitan travellers, most enjoy spending their time.

The results of the fourth annual Go Asia Awards were announced on 8 March at I.T.B. 2007
and the very best service providers for travel to Asia were honoured. Thailand received the
"Go Asia Award 2007" in the "Best Travel Destination" category while Thai Airways International,
the national carrier, was ranked 2nd "Best Asian Airline 2007". The Tourism Authority of Thailand
(T.A.T.) ranked 2nd in the "Best Tourism Board for Asia 2007 Award". (I.T.B. - Berlin, Germany).

"The New York Times" ranking Phuket Island as Number 12 in "44 Places to go in 2009", and in the
same poll Phuket ranked Number 1 "Luxury Destination of the Year 2009", on January 11, 2009.

"Travel News", an independent Swedish travel trade magazine, presented its annual "Grand Travel Award"
for the 18th time on 11 February 2010. The award presentation ceremony was held at The Grand Hotel
in Stockholm. In the "World's Best Tourist Country 2010" category, Thailand ranked first once again,
making this the eighth consecutive year that Thailand has won the Swedish Grand Travel Award.

In the "World's Best International Airline 2010" category, Thai Airways International,
(THAI) the kingdom’s national carrier, ranked second, after Singapore Airlines.

The island of Phuket in Thailand was voted "Asian Maritime Capital of the Year 2010" during the sixth
edition of the "Asia Boating Awards". The lavish awards presentation ceremony was held at the
Gold Coast Yacht and Country Club’s terrace, Hong Kong, on May 8, 2010. The event coincided
with the Hong Kong Gold Coast Boat Show, and was one of the highlights of the three-day show.


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