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Longboarding Catches on in Phuket

Longboarding Catches on in Phuket

WORD ON PHUKET: A handful of local skateboarders are taking their sport to a more extreme level for a bigger thrill by longboarding on Phuket’s steep and winding coastal roads. Full story

Boat Arcade set to open as first east coast edutainment & family center

Boat Arcade set to open as first east coast edutainment & family center

Shop, eat, play and learn at the family-friendly Boat Arcade, the first upmarket high-street style shopping, dining and edutainment complex in central Phuket dedicated to the island’s international community. WORD Full story

Phuketians Mark Mother's Day

Phuketians Mark Mother’s Day

WORD ON PHUKET: Shoppers and well wishers joined Central Festival Phuket staff and executives on Mother’s Day (Aug 12) to mark the 83rd birthday anniversary of HRH Sirikit Kitiyakara with Full story

Splendid Condominium Offers Spectacular New Sea Views in Kata For Holiday Home Investors

Splendid Condominium Offers Spectacular New Sea Views in Kata For Holiday Home Investors

PHUKET PROPERTY REVIEW: Splendid Condominium is the latest resort-style residential development to be launched in Kata by local developer Kata Sea View Villa Co., Ltd. Splendid Condominium’s hillside location is Full story

Splendid Condominium Launches Boutique Beach Lifestyle Residences in Kata, Phuket

Splendid Condominium Launches Boutique Beach Lifestyle Residences in Kata, Phuket

WORD ON PHUKET PROPERTY & LIFESTYLES: Saturday night was Hawaiian night for the cool and colourful launch party of Splendid Condominium, a new boutique collection of 13 residences with sea Full story

Uber Motors on Show at Central Festival

Uber Motors on Show at Central Festival

WORD ON PHUKET: A trio of luxury car brands is putting on a tempting display of wheels and steel at Central Festival Phuket this week. Get a feel for the Full story

Phuket Theatre Group Announces Auditions

Phuket Theatre Group Announces Auditions

WORD ON PHUKET THEATRE: Phuket theatre and drama group Theatrix is calling for budding actors to join an upcoming production of “The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged)!” — A riotous Full story

Video: Wisakhabucha (Buddha's Birthday) in Phuket

Video: Wisakhabucha (Buddha’s Birthday) in Phuket

WORD ON THAI CULTURE: Buddhists in Phuket marked the most important day on the Buddhist calendar on June the first, Wisakhabucha Day. Watch serene scenes of monks and locals praying Full story

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