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On Phuket Island, capitalism is king. Everywhere you go, Phuket Island will dangle temptations in front of you in an effort to separate you from your tourist Euros. While some of these "opportunities" will end up in the back of your closet the moment you get home, others will be enduring reminders of your fabulous trip.

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VAT Refund for Tourists at Phuket Airport

Last Updated: 18 Oct 2011

Location: Nai Yang Beach
As a tourist, you are not required to pay VAT (Value Added Tax) on items that you intend to take out of Thailand (take home) and cost more than 5,000 Baht. The current VAT rate in Thailand is 7% which means on a 5,000 THB purchase the price before VAT would be 4,672.90 making 7% VAT 327 THB.... read more.

Jungceylon logo in Phuket Patong

Jungceylon Patong Shopping Centre

Last Updated: 18 Oct 2011

Location: Patong Beach, Tag: shops
Jungceylon is much more than just an air conditioned shopping centre. Opened in July 2007 it's diversity of shopping, entertainment, dining and nightlife all come together to reflect the origins behind of it's name.... read more.

Cashew Trees On Phuket

Last Updated: 28 Mar 2011

Location: Phuket Town
Tourists and visitors to Phuket Island, Thailand will know about cashews before they leave the island, that is if they eat Thai food. Although cashews are more common as snacks to westerners, they are considered an ingredient to the Thai culture and cuisine.... read more.

Fruits On Phuket

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2010

Phuket Island is considered a tropical fruit heaven to many of its touring visitors. You can find a variety of fruit practically every day of the year. Delicious, sweet, and juicy fruit in season and ready to be eaten and enjoyed.... read more.

Water fountains at Jungceylon in Patong Beach

Shopping in Phuket Island

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2010

A vacation is not complete without a shopping trip, and Phuket Island can for fill every souvenir need and more. Phuket Island is a shopper's paradise and offers western merchandise at steep discounts as well as local antiques and treasures. Phuket Island has many varieties of shopping expe... read more.

Jungceylon logo in Phuket Patong

Phuket Island Shopping

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2010

No vacation would be complete without a shopping trip. Phuket Island has plenty of opportunities to do some serious shopping so make sure you leave room in your suitcase.... read more.