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  1. Today, nearly all 3,000 hotels in Phuket are closed

    'Ghost island' Phuket hunkers down in tourist-free Thailand

    Phuket's go-go dancers sit playing on their phones in empty bars lining deserted streets as the Thai tourist island reels from the ravages of the ...
  2. Visitors quarantining at The Senses can enjoy a private infinity pool

    Private pools, fancy meals in Thailand's luxury COVID-19 quarantine

    A private infinity pool, gourmet meals -- and two temperature checks a day. Welcome to five-star quarantine in Thailand, where well-heeled ...
  3. Phuket Thailand hotels fighting for survival

    Paradise island no more? Phuket hotels are fighting for survival amid pandemic

    With airport arrivals plunging as a result of COVID-19 travel restrictions, Phuket’s hotel industry is reaching breaking point, according to new ...
  4. The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Phuket

    Sun, sea, sand and space as COVID-19 empties popular tourist beaches

    Just weeks ago, some visitors were complaining that Bali's famous sand and surf spot of Kuta Beach was way too busy.
  5. Phuket blocks land, sea exit and entry as two more die in Thailand amid COVID-19 outbreak | Video
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    Phuket blocks land, sea exit and entry as two more die in Thailand amid COVID-19 outbreak | Video

    The Thai tourist island of Phuket has blocked entry and exit by both land and by sea, with the exception of the transport of essential supplies.
  6. Phuket fine dining

    Phuket’s best eats, from tom yum talay to barbecue-glazed snapper

    With Michelin inspectors now doing yearly rounds, there’s never been a better time to delve into the food culture on Thailand’s biggest island.
  7. Phuket tourism

    Phuket already bursting at the seams but more tourists on the way

    Thailand's popular resort island Phuket may struggle to keep up with an expected influx of tourists in the coming years, with its current ...