2014 Bay Regatta results
This year's Bay Regatta – which sails around the hongs and limestone karsts of beautiful Phang Nga Bay – saw 39 boats in five classes take to the water. As much about the parties and sight-seeing as it is about racing the Bay Regatta did however, stage 4 days of hotly contested sail races. Here ar...
Davis Cup comes to Phuket
The Davis Cup tennis tournament came to Phuket with Thai and Hong Kong teams competing in the regional (Asia/Oceania) matchup at Thanyapura. After an uncertain start which saw Thailand’s Warit Sornbutnark defeated in the opening match against Hong Kong’s Phillip King, the home team rallied to win ...
PIH Mini-Marathon this Sunday, Feb 23.
Phuket International Hospital will stage a mini marathon this Sunday, Feb 23, to raise funds for HRH Princess Sirindhorn's Special Task Unit. The second Run for Health, Run for Charity race starts at 6am at the Bang Yai Road entrance to Phuket International Hospital.
2014 Wat Chalong Fair
The annual Wat Chalong Fair is a seven-day extravaganza that brings together people from all over the island and beyond to celebrate the end of the harvest and to make merit at the famous temple. Kristi Matzenberger makes merit and takes a tour of the many shopping options at the fair.
Retro photo-shoot with Adriano Trepani
Phuket expat photographer Adriano Trepani invited Phuket Today along on his latest retro photo shoot at the very retro Baan Anurak yah-dong bar and restaurant. With Isaac Simonelli acting as one of his models for the shoot, Adriano shows us how to make a model look marvelous.
Kids vs Flying Hanuman
Phuket Today enlisted the services of a gang of local kids to find out what they thought about Phuket's Flying Hanuman - an adrenaline fueled ride across 80,000 square meters of rainforest, featuring numerous zip-lines, 28 platforms, 2 Sky bridges, Spiral Staircases, a sky rail and a 40 meter abse...