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Phuket Adventure Part 2: Welcome to Thailand and hello Patong

First Impressions of Phuket After a marathon 22-hours of travelling, we had finally arrived in Phuket and were ready to get to Patong. Here is a breakdown of our journey: Johannesburg to Doha: 9 hours Transfer in Doha: 2 hours Doha to Chennai: 4.5 hours (re-routed due to medical emergency – see


Phuket Adventure Part 1: Do we or don’t we

It was a normal Monday morning late in January when my inbox was humming with the usual weekend emails busy downloading when the subject line “Red Hot Phuket” caught my eye. At the time, Phuket was a popular up & coming destination for South Africans. Popular due to the sheer value for