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Focus on old Phuket and Peranakan culture

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When people these days think of Phuket, images of beautiful beaches and fine resorts come to mind. But the history of the island long predates its development as a tourist destination. 

‘The Conservation of Old Phuket’ study trip will be held from July 18-20.

To promote heritage protection in this southern province, Siam Society is organising a “Conservation of Old Phuket” study trip over the weekend of July 18 to 20. It will be led by Dr Yongtanit Pimonsathean, an expert on the conservation of the old quarter of Phuket town.

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