Sunday, 27 March 2011

Sam Se Je Hud Chinese Shrine



Sum Sae Su Hud Chinese Shrine is at the bottom of Rang Hill and it really is a peaceful place to go and reflect.  

I find visiting these Chinese Temple a real pleasure - more than just an opportunity to take photographs. I also visited this shrine as part of the 9 Shrines of Phuket Town tour. Please visit and remember to take off your shoes.

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Monday, 21 March 2011

Srivana - massage and spa





Not my usual treat but it was well worth it - Srivana in Phuket Town, 
opposite Ocean Plaza in Phuket Town.


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Monday, 14 March 2011

Lim Hu Tai Su Chinese Shrine (Samkong)




The Lim Hu Tai Su Chinese Shrine (Samkong as it is locally known) is a shrine which is on the side of the road, just outside Phuket Town.

Not investigated it yet



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Sunday, 13 March 2011

Butterfly Garden and Insect World (closed April 2015)


This is the place that Jemma likes to escape to.  It is clearly a place to spot the butterflies which are everywhere.


But don't forget to buy your fish food when you walk in.


But the butterflies are beautiful


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Tuesday, 8 March 2011

Bang Pae Waterfall (4)





The Pleasure of Bang Pae Waterfall is always one that is easily shared with my family and other Thai children.


We like to visit the Gibbon Rehabilitation Project and have lunch at Peang Prai restaurant.

Here are my previous visits to the Waterfall - Feb 2011 / March 2010
In 2011 we had an Elephant Trek with the elephants at the beginning of the road to the Waterfall - Bang Pae Safari.
Then the Gibbon Rehabilitation March 2009.

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

Sang Tham Chinese Shrine / Shrine of the Serene





The Sang Tham Chinese Shrine (or Shrine of the Serene) is on Phang-Nga Road in Phuket Town, it is slightly hidden so look opposite Siam Indigo and opposite amulet alley.


The temple is currently being renovated and there is a glass cabinet with some of the original shrine it (see above).



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