Founded in 1904, the Bang Neow Shrine in Phuket Town is a religious site that is also a tourist attraction. This ornately designed structure stands within easy reach of Robinson Department Store and in fact consists of several shrines. Notable features one can view here include the pictures on the walls which depict stories from Chinese literature and intricate interior design and in particular carvings of dragons which play a significant role in Chinese legend and mythology. Travellers in search of a luxury Phuket resort can stay at Millennium Resort Patong Phuket. This five star Patong beach resort provides elegant accommodation options and makes a great base from which to explore the region.