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What is considered to be Phuket center?

The centre of Phuket town is the area you've circled 1. Your area 2 is Patong, which is primarily a tourist resort area - i.e. mostly bars, restaurants etc. Which, if either, is the 'right' place ...
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Where can I swim with bioluminescent plankton in Phuket?

Maya Bay Tours offers a Bioluminescent Plankton Snorkeling Tour of Maya Bay, departing from Phi Phi Don. They also land on Maya Beach in the afternoon, after the crowds are gone. When it’s dark, ...
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Should I be worried about airline safety

Air Asia is quite a large airline with a few more operating names. Basically if you plan to visit south east Asia, there is a very good chance that the cheapest flight you find would be an Air Asia ...
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Should I be worried about airline safety

There are other things to worry about e.g. road safety. It's often said that the trip to or from the airport is more likely to kill you than the flight, last year John Nash and his wife died this way. ...
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How much should I expect to pay for a boat fare from Ko Lanta to Phi Phi Island in Thailand?

One site provides fares here. Ferry Phi Phi to Lanta 2hr - 450THB (approx USD$13) Ferry Phi Phi to Lanta by Speedboat 1hr - 700THB (approx USD$20) Seem reasonable fares for such a distance.
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Where can I see a slow loris in Phuket, Thailand?

Simplest- the zoo Phuket Zoo seems to have them based on this photo I found on the internet, which is titled: "Picture of Nycticebus bengalensis / Northern slow loris at Phuket Zoo": Plain ...
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Travelling from Phuket,Thailand to Malaysia with Visa

Yes, visa to different countries can definitely overlap. Myself I have a 10 year Indian and 10 year Chinese valid visas, which obviously overlap. No obvious troubles with the chosen route either.
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Phuket International-Domestic-International baggage transfer

I'd take it to the Turkish Airline desk and check it in there. Since all your flights have the same PNR the airlines should route it appropriately. If in doubt you can always ask for confirmation at ...
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Ferry from Phuket to Koh Lipe

I have been stranded all over South-East Asia on different magnificent islands due to bad weather or broken down ferries. Thus if it is an important flight, e.g international flight then I would never ...
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How to get from Langkawi to Phuket?

I've looked into this on several occasions. Based on my research there was no simple way to travel between the two islands. The ferry takes too long and is not a direct service. (I also read on ...
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How to get from Langkawi to Phuket?

There is a direct flight from Hat Yai to Phuket with Bangkok Airways. Takes about 1 hr and costs around 1800 thb. From Satun to Hat Yai you can take bus or train or taxi.
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