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His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej

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His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej

Following the sad passing of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Thailand has entered a period of mourning for the longest serving Monarch in the world. Below is information from the Tourist Authority of Thailand. Sailescapes would ask that all our clients respect the wishes of the Thai people in this sad time. IMPORTANT INFORMATION Thailand is […]

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Top of the Gulf Regatta

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Top of the Gulf Regatta

There is an interesting piece on the growing Platu competitions in Thailand including the newly organised one design concept that will be included in next years Top of the Gulf Regatta courtesy of sail-world. The one design concept was started in the 2016 Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Race Week and continues in the 2016 Kings Cup before […]

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The Bachelorette TV Show

Filed in Uncategorized, Places of Interest by on March 27, 2016 0 Comments
The Bachelorette TV Show

The Bachelorette TV Show is a popular prime time show world wide. The show has just shot an episode in Phuket and they chartered the yacht Illuzion from us using the background of Phang Nga Bay from the yacht. If you are going to do something romantic there is probably nothing more special than being on […]

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Matthew and Adam Woods 30th Birthday

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Matthew and Adam Woods 30th Birthday

Matthew and Adam Woods recently had a week on the Da Vinci Catamaran as part of their 30th Birthday celebrations. They returned happy but very bleary eyed. They sent us a short video of their trip around Phuket and Phi Phi Islands. Share This:

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Farrgo Ladies Skipper

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Farrgo Ladies Skipper

Farrgo Ladies Skipper Liz Schoch jumped on a Corsair Pulse 600 and is currently first in class with 1 day to go. Farrgo Express wasn’t available for the Farrgo Ladies team this year so the girls popped onto other boats. Go smash it Liz then get ready for Langkawi Regatta on Farrgo !   Share […]

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Kings Cup Phuket

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Kings Cup Phuket

The Kings Cup  Phuket 2015 has their first race today after the sail past to honour HM the King. We have 9 yachts in the event this year out of 86 entries (11% of the fleet, not too bad) As you know sponsorship always helps the costs but one of our fleet have really gone to […]

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Farrgo Express wins Raja Muda Regatta

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Farrgo Express wins Raja Muda Regatta

Farrgo Express our Farr 1104 has just won the Raja Muda Regatta with a day to spare winning the first six races! Great racing boys, of course the sexy black brand new North 3dl’s might have something to do with it. She is still available for langkawi and Bay Regatta’s. Already chartered for Kings Cup […]

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Our new weather forecasting system !

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Our new weather forecasting system !

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Hooking the mark

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Hooking the mark

Honestly Mr Race Officer I never touched it ! Share This:

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Searunner VIP speedboat

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Searunner VIP speedboat

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Koh Lipe Thailand

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Koh Lipe Thailand

Another high season is almost on us and yachts are being chartered aplenty for December onwards. All the usual haunts that yachties have to see are always here, Phang Nga Bay, James Bond Island, Phi Phi, Hong Islands and the such. Unless we can get the Government to make these places off limits to mortal tourists and […]

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Nice present

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Nice present

Sailescapes always try their best for clients. This little thank you note with a fan and bracelet came by post from Lisa in Hong Kong. It is nice to be appreciated, thank you Lisa and we hope to see you again.   Share This:

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Silver Lining Superyacht

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Silver Lining Superyacht

Silver Lining Superyacht. Well the newest addition is here. Silver Lining, a full on superyacht. Check out the pictures, she is a bit special ! Available for Phuket, Krabi, Burma (Myanmar), and Malaysia. Silver Lining comes with full crew including a 5* chef, toys such as jet ski’s, sup’s, kaykas, snorkelling, scuba, ribs, she even […]

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Phuket Multi Hull Regatta 2015

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Phuket Multi Hull Regatta 2015

Multi hull Solutions Phuket and Ao Chalong Yacht club ran this years regatta in July, designed to run just before the Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Race Week it proved to be windy and fun, just what multi hulls like! A great regatta, see the final video below. Share This:

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New additions

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New additions

Sailescapes are pleased to add several new additions to the fleet we can offer you. there is a Mumm 30 racing boat, a real flyer. 4 brand new Corsair Pulses and a Seawind 11.60 cruising catamaran. The links are below. http://yachtcharterinasia.com/yachts/seawind-11-60/ http://yachtcharterinasia.com/yachts/mumm-30/ We will add the Corsair link shortly. Coming next we will be offering […]

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Phuket Green Season Sailing

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Phuket Green Season Sailing

Many people consider Phuket as a ‘winter holiday’ destination where the season runs from October to April. For sailors and people considering Yacht Charter however the ‘green’ season from April to October is a fantastic time to visit. Steady breezes with the occasional burst of wind offer great sailing and the Islands are quieter and is […]

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Phuket Race Week

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Phuket Race Week

Phuket Race Week is now sadly finished but what a great regatta it was. Great sailing, friendly competition and fantastic parties every night on a tropical beach and beautiful tented party area. Sailescapes would like to thank Byron Jones, Khun Rung, Simon James and all the support staff for putting on a fantastic regatta, in […]

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Sailescapes Ladies Team Phuket Race Week

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Sailescapes Ladies Team Phuket Race Week

As sponsors of this years Phuket Race Week Regatta we have entered an all lady team in this years event. Local sailing talent Liz Schoch approached us to discuss ladies sailing in Regatta’s, her point was that ladies tend to be overlooked as race sailors by male teams and they have little opportunity to develop […]

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Yacht Charter Questions.

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Yacht Charter Questions.

Here at Sailescapes we pride ourselves on our service to customers and try our best to answer all yacht charter questions clients ask us in a professional and polite manner. With some questions though it is hard to resist a cheeky answer to some of the more unusual questions, below is a small list of […]

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Thai New Year Songkran

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Thai New Year Songkran

In a months time it is the Thai New Year. if Thai’s like anything they love to party, so much so they celebrate not one but three New Years, the standard Western New Year is celebrated with style as is Chinese New Year but Thailand really goes to town for Thai New Year ! Known […]

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Restaurants Phuket

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Restaurants Phuket

Restaurants Phuket Phuket is blessed with a multitude of restaurants catering for any taste or budget. Whether eating local dishes from the myriad of carts, Thai restaurants, Western food or through to full gourmet experinces Phuket has it all. You can have a full Thai meal from as litle as 50 Baht or have the […]

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Eating out Phuket

Filed in About Phuket, Dining by on May 1, 2014
Eating out Phuket

Eating out Phuket Seafood Making a trip to Phuket without trying its seafood is like not having been to Phuket at all. Phuket is famous for its plentiful fishes, crabs, squids, oysters, and especially, prawns and lobsters, which are delicious and fresh from the Andaman Sea. Western Food Most hotels and restaurants in Phuket serve […]

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Splash Jungle

Filed in About Phuket, Places of Interest by on April 30, 2014 0 Comments
Splash Jungle

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Kathu Tin Mining Museum

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Kathu Tin Mining Museum

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Surfing Phuket

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Surfing Phuket

Surfing Phuket This sport is popularly practiced off Kata beach, amongst others, which is peaceful and has very nice waves. Besides Kata, surfing is possible at most of Phuket’s beaches, including Surin, Kamala, Karon and Naihan beaches. Anyway, a greater number of shops selling and renting boards can be found at Kata. The ideal surfing […]

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Horse Riding Phuket

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Horse Riding Phuket

Horse Riding Phuket To satisfy the needs of foreign tourists, especially those from Europe who enjoy horseback riding, riding clubs have been set up in Phuket. Instructors are available for beginners. And those accomplished riders can walk their horses to admire the natural beauty, or seek adventure by riding at a canter through the forests, […]

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Game Fishing Phuket

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Game Fishing Phuket

Game Fishing Phuket Phuket is a top gamefishing destination in Southeast Asia. Indeed, the list of fighting fish species available in the Andaman Sea around Phuket is as long as one to be found in a game fisherman’s handbook. They include Marlin, Sailfish, Tuna, Giant Trevally, King Mackerel, Wahoo, Cobia, Barracuda, Rainbow Runner, Dolphin Fish, […]

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Golf in Phuket

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Golf in Phuket

Playing Golf in Phuket Thailand has rapidly become an important golfing destination of Asia, boasting well over 100 golf courses scattered throughout the country. Many of them are newly opened with lush surroundings and superbly equipped clubhouses. The rapid booming of golfing facilities in Thailand has been attributed to several factors including the favourable weather […]

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Canoeing Phuket

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Canoeing Phuket

Canoeing Phuket – Phang-nga & Krabi Some islands in Phang-nga Bay and the sea off Krabi, contain caves accessible through small openings which are immersed in sea water at high tide but which are just a few feet above water when the tide is at the lowest. The world inside these undersea caverns is wonderful. […]

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Diving in Phuket

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Diving in Phuket

Sailing and Diving in Phuket One of the major assets of Phuket as a flourishing vacation resort is its abundance of diving destinations, all offering a fantastic underwater world of tropical fishes and coral formations, so exotic and colourful. Take a yacht to these fabulous dive sites and be totally independent. From Phuket, all sorts […]

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