The Resort Experience

The Resort Experience

I wanted to record some of my thoughts on one of the ways people choose to have a Thai holiday – the resort experience. The reason this has come about is that on the way to Patong the other day Kaun suggested we call into Le Meridien Phuket Beach Resort so that...
Patong – Party Town

Patong – Party Town

Well it had to come. No blog on Phuket can avoid having at least one entry on Patong so I guess I had better get it over with. Patong beach is located about a third of the way up from the tip of Phuket island on the West (right) hand side – around 45 minutes...
Wat Chalong – Phuket

Wat Chalong – Phuket

A recent visit from Phillip, a friend from Australia, resulted in us deciding to have a look at the Wat in Chalong and it’s well worth putting on your to do list for Phuket. Chalong is an area very close to where I’m staying. Towards the tip of the island...
A Thai Bunnings Moment

A Thai Bunnings Moment

Probably the most exciting moment in Thailand was coming across a home improvement store just down the road from me in Chalong! Forming the major part of a complex known as Home Pro it gave an interesting insight to the costs of renovations. Meticulously set up and...