Phuket, a.tourist destination on the west coast of Thailand, had great diving nearby. The city suffered severe damage from the tsunami in December 2004. Here's what it looked like eleven years earlier.

Patong Beach wooden Buddha

barrel sponge two crinoids

Common lionfish, Pterois volitans

barrel sponge and lionfish lionfish


eel closeup

Skunk anemonefish, Amphiprion akallopisos


butterfly butterfly

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