Phuket has become a popular international destination in Thailand for many reasons. Long before this southern gem is known for white sand beaches, deep blue sea, a mix of culinary delights and unique cultural heritage. Today, Phuket still stands strong at the top of must-visit trips of both Thais and foreigner with many new businesses that keep everyone coming back for more. Here is the perfect destination for a short getaway of 48 hours where you can experience everything from adventurous outing to cultural sight-seeing and night life to wonderful authentic cuisine you can only find on this island.
Thailand is hot and what better way is there to cool off than some refreshing ice cream. Luckily, because of the climate, you can find plenty icy treat parlours around the country. If you are after something a little more special, with an authentic and scrumptious touch, these places will definitely do the job.
As we all know, during traveling in Thailand, besides from famous products such as durian chips, snail skin care products, latex pillows and green grass cream ointments, famous cosmetics brand and top-notch skin care products are also worth buying, since selling prices of skin care products and cosmetics in Thailand are much cheaper than in China, on whose purchases you can also claim a tax refund. Moreover, department stores often hold promotional activities, such as every Central Department Store in Thailand always invites customers to register for The 1 Card Tourist so as to be able to immediately enjoy 5% off and up to 6% tax refund, including a variety of deals, discounts, discounts on top of discounts, gifts, cash vouchers etc.. Needless to say, scroll down and see what kind of cosmetics, you need to buy!
Eat, Play & Shop in Phuket, known as ‘The Pearl of The Andaman’, is Thailand’s largest island and is located around 900 kilometres south of Bangkok. Phuket is not only blessed with spectacular coastlines and pristine beaches, but also number of upscale eateries, boutique shops and great outdoor activities that attract discerning holidaymakers from across the globe.
Souvenirs are merely just gifts or memorabilia you buy for your loved ones back at home. They often tell certain stories and serve as nostalgic reminders of those wonderful experiences you encountered during your stay or journey. Let these wonderful gifts tell the tales of memorable tastes and mesmerising times you had in Thailand.
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The Thailand Pavilion at the World Exposition Milano 2015 in Italy, from 1 May to 31 October 2015, presents the concept of “Nourishing and Delighting the World”. This exhibition aims to build confidence in Thai agricultural and food products. It also confirms our readiness to become the kitchen of the world, as well as to expand our market of agricultural products on the world stage. Thailand’s participation in the World Exposition Milano 2015, under the broader theme of “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life”, also helps to raise global awareness about sustainable food production, with a showcase of our abundant species, modern food cultivation technology, and His Majesty’s philosophy of sustainable development.
One thing you should not miss when visiting Phuket is to stroll along the old part of Phuket city, around Thalang, Dibuk and Krabi roads. It will take you back to Phuket in the past with numerous century-old beautiful Sino-Portuguese architectural shop houses and Sino-Colonial styled mansions along both sides of the roads. History told that since the 16th century, Phuket had attracted Europeans and Chinese with mining and they had come to make a fortune and lived their lives there since. There are certainly a variety of unique and exotic souvenirs and merchandise for you to shop along the way as a memoir of your trip to the Old Town Phuket.