The name "Phuket" comes from the Malay word for "hill" ( bukit), and true to that moniker, much of the island's interior is dominated by lush, green hills.
Canto-pop singer Kary Ng Yu-fei shunned Hong Kong's gloomy weather and flew to the Thai island resort of Phuket with friends and relatives to celebrate her 26th birthday on June 9.
For those who want a tropical-themed wedding, Hong Kong may not be the best location. Luckily, paradise is just a short plane ride away.
Naka Island, nestled in the emerald green of Phang Nga Bay and just 2.5 square kilometres in size, is perfect for those who love island hideaways but don't like long boat journeys.
With more than 400 hotels and locations in just about every major city, the Marriott chain is hardly renowned for taking a boutique approach to accommodation. But the recent revamp of its...
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Christmas dinner cost a holidaying Hong Kong couple more than they bargained for when they returned to their Phuket hotel room to find goods worth US$20,000 missing from their safe.
Dear Hongkongers planning a trip to Bangkok. Welcome to the City of Angels, recently voted favourite leisure city by Business Traveller and Asia's greatest food city by TripAdvisor's legion of...
What is it? A luxurious and secluded Thai resort on a shaded hillside in Phuket's Cherngtalay district, comprising 48 pool villas, completely and utterly given over to encouraging its patrons to...
The Thai government says its US$14 billion (HK$108.9 billion) construction sector is projected to expand by around 7 per cent over the next few years.
With giant limestone outcrops looming in the distance, a long-tail fishing boat cuts through the calm waters of the Andaman Sea under a cloudless blue sky.