Pad Thai and Paddling at Karon Beach

The island of Phuket has a grand total of 36 beautiful beaches, all with soft, white sand and clear, blue sea. Ranging from beaches with restaurants, bars and buzzing nightlife to hidden spots offering ultimate seclusion, there is something to suit everyone. We opted for a beach that presented the best of both worlds: Karon…

Phuket Vegetarian Festival

Our arrival in Phuket coincided with the start of the Phuket Vegetarian Festival. This is an annual, ten day celebration throughout which abstinence from meat and other stimulants is observed. It is believed that this acts as a spiritual cleanse to obtain good health and peace of mind. The festival areas were adorned with yellow…