World-famous Phuket is not a beach. It is Thailand’s largest island-province that is home to 17 amazing white-sand beaches, including Patong Beach, Karon Beach, Kata Beach and other Phuket beaches. You need to make several visits to this Thai island Paradise before being able to enjoy all its amazing beaches, not to mention its other attractions such as waterfalls, mountains, bays and towns, as well as man-made wonders such as the Big Buddha on top of Nekkerd Hills and the FantaSea cultural complex.
The most popular and overly crowded beach is Patong. It offers a 2-km white-sand beach and magnificent dive spots. But what is really attracting thousands of tourists every month are the all-night parties in its hundreds of bars, restaurants and go-go clubs. Nightlife and adult entertainment here is phenomenal. European tourists can’t seem to get enough of the beautiful Thai lady-boys and transvestites. Patong’s is a kind of tourism that is unique in the world. [Read more…]