Roy Fest

From Nation: Next weekend, Phuket launches the debut edition of "Roy Fest", a brand new music event that features more than 50 DJs and musicians from around the globe. The Tourism Authority of Thailand has invested more than Bt22 million to convert Karon Beach into the ultimate beach dance party and they're expecting to draw […]

Annice Smoel

Remember Annice Smoel? Probably not, because she's a nobody. She's the 36-year-old mother of three who was on holiday in Phuket and ended up being accused of stealing a bar mat from the Aussie Bar in Patong. She claimed it was a prank gone wrong and that her friends had somehow snuck the 1.5-metre-long mat […]

Phuket gearing up for Asean summit

After the debacle that was Pattaya, they are now hoping to get things right in Phuket for the Asean+3+6 summit, reports the Phuket Gazette. Police officers on the island are being schooled in all things riot-related in preparation for the meeting, which is due to be held at the Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa […]