Travel Blogs from Chiang Mai, Thailand

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700 Years Ago, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

700 Years Ago

A travel blog entry by usatexan

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In 1296 it stood as the capital of the country of Lanna. Chiang Mai, meaning "New City", lasted until the Burmese captured it in 1558. Two hundred years later the Thais pushed the Burmese out. It is located 435 miles north of  Bangkok. It sits ...

Chiang Mai Day 2, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Chiang Mai Day 2

A travel blog entry by cam_and_leah

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... of yesterday, however for this we do get her waiting around for an hour and bringing us home again...and a free stop outside Chiang Mai university to take pictures of the graduates and all the pretty colours that go with graduation day in this part of ...

Chiang Mai - 18th Feb ~ 21st Feb, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Chiang Mai - 18th Feb ~ 21st Feb

A travel blog entry by olly1989

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... The overnight train was so comfy and actually quite fun. Talked to quite a few travellers and the time passes so quick. Now onto Chiang Mai. Again... LOVED it! My fav place yet :) we stayed in a guesthouse called SK1 which was £6 a night between the ...

Cost of living in Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Cost of living in Chiang Mai

A travel blog entry by lenay

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... : B6 (30 min); You get the drift - it is very cheap and it is safe. Roads are excellent in Thailand. d. Moving inside Chiang Mai.  A tuk tuk is the local signature transport and you can appreciate how useful they are, especially if you can't find ...

we're addicted to Thai boybands on Thai MTV, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

we're addicted to Thai boybands on Thai MTV

A travel blog entry by michy

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... food and delicious juices.  It has inspired us to learn to say "delicious" in Thai.  But we get the impression that Chiang Mai is all about the food and drinks and laid-back atmosphere and we plan on eating our way around the city, including ...

Northern Exposure, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Northern Exposure

A travel blog entry by travelchad

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I am in Chiang Mai now. It's a nice town in northern Thailand that is somewhat considered the cultural capital of the country by Thais. There are many crafts available for sale here, with craftsman and artisans living in the surrounding villages. There ...

Chiang Mai, Thailand, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Chiang Mai, Thailand

A travel blog entry by yorron

Chiang Mai, ...

Wat Tham Krabok (My favorite day thus far!), Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Wat Tham Krabok (My favorite day thus far!)

A travel blog entry by ripo0005

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May 25, 2014 Today we left the craziness of Bangkok and began our trek north to Chiang Mai. On the way we were blessed with the opportunity to stop at an eastern style addiction treatment facility called Wat Tham Krabok. I was so excited for this ...

Sa wa dee bae maj khrap!!! (happy new year) ..., Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Sa wa dee bae maj khrap!!! (happy new year) ...

A travel blog entry by pauldebbiesmrz

... No trip to Thailand would be complete without an elephant ride, and there's no better place to do it but in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand. Now, I am somewhat ashamed to admit that we let the very first tout who approached us talk us into signing up with ...

Walk Unafraid, I'll Be Clumsy Instead, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Walk Unafraid, I'll Be Clumsy Instead

A travel blog entry by gleckelgirls

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... ), wide rice noodles, and one of our favorite treats, mango and sticky rice. We got back to the hotel exhausted, but loving Chiang Mai already. Our first full day here we wandered around looking at some of the temples (Wat). At the first temple, I ...

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