Mae Sa Valley – Chiang Mai

May 29, 2016

The Mae Sa valley is found just north of Chiang Mai. The valley makes a great day trip and offers a wide variety of attractions. Some more active activities are found relatively at the beginning of the valley and include e.g. quad drives. Further into the valley you find the Mae Sa waterfall, the Queen Sirikit botanic garden and some really special resorts that are even worth a visit for…

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Saa Paper and Umbrella Handicraft Center – Chiang Mai

May 17, 2016

Another visit you should make sure not to skip while visiting Chiang Mai is a visit to one of the saa paper and paper umbrella handicraft places. You can find some of these in the city center of Chiang Mai but we visited a couple of handicraft locations along road 1006 in San Kamphaeng District. The road in this area has multiple handicraft places that make not only saa paper and…

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Doi Inthanon – the highest spot in Thailand (2,565.3341 m)

May 16, 2016

A mountain top is probably not the first place you think about when looking for destinations to visit in Thailand. Doi Inthanon however is worth a visit. The mountain is the highest mountain in Thailand, located in the Chiang Mai province. It can be a nice trip to escape from the daily hot temperatures in Chiang Mai. By car it makes a beautiful day trip. As Doi Inthanon is a National…

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Hintok River Camp

January 17, 2016

Hintok is a beautiful glamping site far into the Kanchanaburi province in the west of Thailand. Glamping I would describe as a luxurious way of camping. You still get to stay in tent but these come with all the luxurious amenities that a modern resort can offer. The tents have normal beds, they even have airconditioning. And the glamping site includes a nice restaurant, swimming pool, etc. In the summer…

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Tha Pom Khlong Song Nam

January 17, 2016

We were staying in a hotel at Nong Thale in Krabi for a week and were looking for a nearby place to visit. One of the hotel restaurant staff mentioned Tha Pom Khlong Song Nam. She told this would be a beautiful green and quiet place. She was so right. It was only a short drive and really worth it. Tha Pom Khlong Song Nam is a small area with a…

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Kwan Riam Floating Market

September 6, 2015

We used to live along the Ramkhamhaeng Road in eastern Bangkok. All these times we never visited this market. I am not sure when this market first opened but I am sorry I did not discover this one earlier. Only after we moved on a bit we first visited the market. It is a fun and interesting place to spend some hours in the weekend. It is a great place to…

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