Arguably, no one goes to Patong Beach in Phuket for a quiet time. Phuket may have its calm and secluded spots but Patong is not one of them – Patong Beach is the vibrant, super-fun heart of Phuket and the place to go to party. The popular resort town is wedged between quieter Karon beach and Kamala Beach, and it is the center of attention for anyone looking to have a great time. And depending on where you stay, you can enjoy an even wilder vacation. Image via jo.sau/ Flickr The best place to go in Patong for nightlife is Bangla Road, a walking street that links Patong Beach with the interior of the town, and is packed with all manner of night spots from cocktail bars to go-go bars, classy nightclubs to all-you-can-drink establishments. You can enjoy rock music or house music, exclusive clubs or down-to-earth traveller hang-outs. And you can also stay as close to the action as possible so it doesn’t take you long to get home at the end of the night – and so you enjoy the best ame