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Phuket

Child's play: a pool at Sunwing Kamala.

Thailand

Fruit Loops in paradise

Danielle Teutsch discovers a Phuket resort that knows how to keep little - and big - people happy.

Q&A

Frequent Flyer: Chris Chun

Designer Chris Chun.

Jane Reddy Chris Chun is an artist and textile designer based in Chiang Mai, Thailand who loves great food.

Thailand

Tranquil Laguna

An integrated resort provides an escape from Phuket's mayhem, writes Julie Miller.

Thailand

Exclusive talent pool: Phuket's hottest beach clubs

 Xana Beach Club . Phuket

Upmarket beach clubs are transforming the Phuket social scene, putting the groove back into the island's sandy shores, writes Julie Miller.

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Photo galleries

Photos

Phuket's hottest beach clubs

 Xana Beach Club . Phuket

There's a new vibe on the Thai island of Phuket, and it's hip, laid-back and sultry. Think sun, sand, cocktails and a chill-out beat, all served on a platter of decadence and luxury; think beautiful...

Asia's best spas: on our doorstep

Six Senses, Naka Yai Island, Phuket, Thailand. Each villa features a private pool, meditation sala and steam shower and comes with an ocean view from either cliff top or beachfront.

Some of the world's best spas are not far away.

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Travellers Tips

The Tripologist

How to avoid getting robbed overseas

China money yuan currency

The Tripologist Confidence counts - don't make yourself a target when you're travelling.

Tripologist

Tripologist: Ticking the boxes in Thailand

Thailand, Krabi Province, Ko Pee Pee, Phi Phi Le Ao

Tripologist After Phuket, wee want somewhere warm and relaxing with great food.

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Map of Phuket

Travel News

Dubai: Two French base jumpers break world record with Burj Khalifa leap

Base jumpers break world record in Dubai (Thumbnail)

ANNIE DANG 3:31pm | Base jumpers break world record after spectacular leap from world's tallest building.

Brisbane petrol prices to settle for long weekend

MARISSA CALLIGEROS 2:02pm | There is likely to be some relief for motorists this long weekend following an Easter of high petrol prices.

Mount Baw Baw resort handed over to private operator

JASON DOWLING 9:50pm | Management of the troubled Mount Baw Baw Alpine Resort has been transferred from the government to a private operator after another year of losses and millions of dollars in taxpayer subsidies.

Flashing, spitting and stealing knickers: strange things that can get you deported

OLIVER SMITH 10:10am | A British woman was arrested and threatened with deportation this week after Sri Lankan authorities took offence to her Buddha tattoo.

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