‘You are what you eat’, as the saying goes, as your body will literally become what you have just eaten. Nowadays people are becoming more and more aware about what they eat and that’s a good thing. There are many healthy restaurants opening in Phuket to meet the need. Phuket E Magazine focusses on the top restaurants that are sticking to the concept of ‘Farm to Table’ for you. Here are some outstanding examples.
While most Thai women travel abroad to have plastic surgery, many may not be aware that Phuket is one of the best destinations for women and gender reassignments in the world. The island has the reputation of having some of the best doctors in the business, plus it’s a perfect location for a rejuvenating beachside retreat with worldwide-standard facilities. The epicentre of plastic surgery in Phuket is the Phuket Plastic Surgery Institute (PPSI) at Siriroj International Hospital.
Today (Thursday 17 August), Asia’s premier destination resort “Laguna Phuket” has hosted an inaugural “Laguna Phuket Triathlon Expo 2017” at Eden 1, CentralWorld in Bangkok. The full-day event, taking place from 10am to 10pm, was organised to promote 24th Laguna Phuket Triathlon, scheduled this year for Sunday 19 November, and launch “Laguna Phuket Tri Charity Fun Run”. Aiming at raising funds for its charity partner “Kao Project”, the Charity 5Km & 10Km Fun Run will see its first edition taking place in the late afternoon of Saturday 18 November this year at Laguna Phuket as a part of the resort’s 30th anniversary celebration.
With its special terrain and lush landscape, verdant tropical forests and white-sand beaches, Phuket is considered to be a treat to visit amongst the international running community. Yet Phuket’s not only top draw for runners but also for triathlon athletes and bicyclists from all over the world. With so many different routes providing different alternatives for marathons, trail runs, city runs, day and night runs, Phuket draws many international competitions because the island already has the infrastructure in place in many aspects ranging from world-class hotels and resorts to support facilities. Here are a few of the annual running events that Phuket hosts.