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A Day at an Elephant Sanctuary in Chiang Mai

In recent years, Thailand has seen a steady growth in alternative forms of tourist attractions that are more in-line with the environment and natural habits of animals. Near Chiang Mai, there are a lot of elephant sanctuaries open to visitors. Their…

Experiencing an Authentic Chiang Mai Hill Tribe Tour and Homestay

Even after five years of living in Chiang Mai, this comparatively small Thai city and its surrounding countryside continue to amaze me. Take, for example, the two-day Chiang Mai hill tribe tour and homestay I happily crossed off my bucket list. It was …

Experiencing an Authentic Chiang Mai Hill Tribe Tour

Even after five years of living in Chiang Mai, this comparatively small Thai city and its surrounding countryside continue to amaze me. Take, for example, the two-day Chiang Mai hill tribe tour I happily crossed off my bucket list. It was …

Where to Stay in Chiang Mai: Best Hotels, Hostels, & Resorts

We may be a bit biased, but everyone should spend at least a few days in Chiang Mai if they’re coming all the way to Thailand. Here’s a short but solid list of best resorts, hostels, guesthouses, and hotels in of all sorts of styles and budgets. We’ve included a map of…

Chiang Mai Burning Season: 7 Tips to Protect Yourself from the Haze

Crop burning, or slash and burn, as it has been historically known, is a major cause of pollution in Chiang Mai and much of the North of Thailand. Actually, it happens all over Thailand, but Chiang Mai has a torrid reputation for producing the worst haze (smog). One reason for this is that it is […]

Elephant Parks in Chiang Mai

Elephant Parks in Chiang Mai

Let’s face it, Thailand without elephants is like peanut butter with no jelly and many visitors to the country have elephant tours and trek-kings on their mind. However it is important to not indulge in sometimes illegal trips organized by companies that are exploiting these majestic gentle giants. It is very easy to participate in […]

Food Delivery In and Around Chiang Mai

Food Delivery In and Around Chiang Mai

Feeling hungry? Having a lazy day? Maybe you got a terrible hungover and you don’t feel like going out, although there are food stalls right around the corner. Don’t worry, there are plenty ways available in and around Chiang Mai¬† to have food delivered right to your doorstep so you don’t have to leave your […]

Zip Lines in Chiang Mai

Zip Lines in Chiang Mai

Bring your camera, sunscreen and loose fitting clothing and go flying high in the jungle and ancient rainforest around Chiang Mai.¬†Since there are many different choices of company’s arranging Zip Line adventures we bundled the most of them here together so you can easily compare them all and then take your pick. Flight Of The […]

A relaxing afternoon at Nong Buak Public Park

A relaxing afternoon at Nong Buak Public Park

For those who love nature, romance and a peaceful place in the middle of Chiang Mai city: Nong Buak Public Park is the place to be! A very well maintained park with nice places to sit and relax. Local Thai often come to sit in the shadow under a tree or do some jogging around […]