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Safety in Phuket

Tips on how to stay safe during your time in Phuket including avoiding being a victim of crime, staying safe on the roads and in the water.

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    Road Safety

    Road accidents are the biggest cause of death to foreign tourists in Thailand. On top of this Phuket has one of the highest road... read more

    Road Safety

    Road accidents are the biggest cause of death to foreign tourists in Thailand. On top of this Phuket has one of the highest road accident rates in the country with motorbike accidents being the most common cause of death on the island. You really need to take... read more

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    Safety Tips

    Thailand is generally a safe place to visit, and in this regard Phuket is no different. Violent crime is much less common in... read more

    Safety Tips

    Thailand is generally a safe place to visit, and in this regard Phuket is no different. Violent crime is much less common in Thailand than in many other parts of the world. A large percentage of crimes that affect visitors to Phuket are petty thefts, in the... read more

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    Sea Safety

    The sea surrounding Phuket is part of the island’s natural splendour and the main reason that many people choose to spend... read more

    Sea Safety

    The sea surrounding Phuket is part of the island’s natural splendour and the main reason that many people choose to spend their holidays here. The clear warm waters are enticing, and are pretty safe for most of the year. The sea does contain dangerous... read more