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BANGLA ROAD - Do not be fooled into thinking that Bangla Road is for everyone in the family.... It isn't.. ! For children that are allowed to watch what they want to at home, and for children over the age of 13 -15 years old, the one-block street ofBangla Road is probably OK. There are many people who will tell You that the City of Patong was built-up around Bangla Road, in the last 15 years or so...
Over 5 million tourists come to Phuket Island every year. The reason why is quite simple, THE BEACHES. Once the Airplane lands at the International Airport and You walk outside, You smell the tropical blooming flowers, and a hint of the paradise from the small breeze which always blows from off the Ocean onto Phuket.
Phuket is filled with various attractions. Some of them you absolutely must see for yourself. Phuket beaches start with having people walk, or jog on the cool beach sand, or take an early morning swim. The Jet-Skis, Parasailing, and fishing-boat and Scuba Diving trips can be seen coming and going all day until around sunset.
Seafood dishes, with Shrimp, Crab, fresh-fish and squid all caught locally, prepared by frying or boiling, and stirred-in with fresh vegetables and spices. Thais also make soups (Curry) in either yellow, red, or green sauce, each with a distinct flavor all its’ own. Chicken, Duck, and Pork are the normal meat choices on any Thai menu, and remember that these are available for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.