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A piece of paradise
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Wonderful Diving Trip at Phuket- Merlin Divers - Kamala Diving Center
Its great time of diving trip at Phuket with Merlin Diver. My freinds and I participate the discovery dive program of Merlin Diver on Dec 2011. It is ..
James Bond Island
The James Bond Island, Phuket is an uninhabited island that provides you with some excellent opportunities to indulge in speedboat rides and snorkeling. The island is also known for the lovely green and blue waters. The place offers you a lot of tranquility and beauty.
James Bond Island, known originally and locally as Ko Tapu or Nail Island, found fame through the 1974 Bond film "The Man with the Golden Gun". The film starred Roger Moore and Christopher Lee (as the three nippled arch-villain Scaramanga) but it was the scenic topography that helped make the film into a firm Bond favourite. It also turned the previously unknown Phang Nga Bay into a major tourist attraction.
Day Trips to James Bond Island, Phuket
There are a number of day trips available to you at the James Bond Island, Phuket. The Phaya Naak Cave, which is also known as the Viking Cave, is among the most genuine carvings from the pre historic age. The nests of swiftlets are widely found here. They are edible as well and count as being among the major attractions over here. Armed guards have been employed in order to safeguard these nests from the threat of poachers.
Getting to James Bond Island, Phuket
You can find a bus boat that travels around the Island and ends up at James Bond Island. However, most people make this trip via a tour from Phuket. In this way, the tourists will be able to visit major sites on the way. Alternatively, you can take a boat cruise from the north of Phuket Island which is less crowded and not too busy.
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