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Phuket and the Andaman Coast Travel Guide

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Thailand's western shore fronts the Andaman Sea, where you'll find the islands of Phuket, Koh Phi Phi, Koh Lanta, and various marine parks. The Andaman Coast thrives during dry season, when tourists are drawn here from around the globe to enjoy stunning beaches, dramatic limestone cliffs that rise from the sea, and lush tropical landscapes. The area is also celebrated for restaurants that increasingly push the boundaries of Thai cuisine, multifaceted nightlife and shopping, and a huge range of trendy boutique resorts with high-end spa facilities.

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