Bossotel Chiang Mai
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Late start - can't get anyone moving.
We headed off on our hired scooters, out of the city of Chiang Mai, to the Tiger Kingdom. I thought we were headed for China, we went so far north.....
It was mid-afternoon by this time, so we sat down to eat spinach spring rolls , deep fried mushrooms, french fries, vegetable fried rice, …
David, Trent and I became Mahouts for the day - a personal trainer with the Asian Elephants, but we were the ones in training.
An interesting 1 hour drive north from Chiang Mai City, past the Tiger Kingdom, through the native villages and houses among farms and rice paddies, nestled in a beautiful valley, we headed up into the foothills …
Street food..we have seen many set-ups...each sharing their product in a desire to sell and make a living..We sampled a good array of dishes and for Greg, the man who made Pad Thai late at night near our street, was his favorite. We would both stand and watch the exactness and proficiency with which he worked...and appreciating his efforts as he handed you the result on a sheet of wax paper which ...
... It took around two hours and theres an expensive photographer and photocopiers there if you've forgotten anything. We found a great little place called Dada Kafe for lunch. The best Masuman curry in Thailand and the most amazing smoothies. I had a stress reliever (pineapple, Coconut and honey) although I'm struggling to find anything to be stressed about. The LP recommends North Gate Jazz Coop, and Tuesday is open mic. We walked over and from 8pm a big band out numbers ...
... ve been up to. We're shipping out to Kanachuburi tomorrow, the first time we'll have been in unknown Thai territory for years. I can't wait, looking forward to the challenge. I'll miss Bangkok, I don't think we saw the best of it this time. It's a great city. I wouldn't say it's like marmite as I think everyone hates it their first time here ( I certainly did !), but it grows on you. Hopefully we'll see it in its more positive light when we are back at the end of our trip. The end..... 117 days ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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TravelPod Member ReviewsBossotel Chiang Mai
Very nice. Clean and spacious, with comfortable beds.
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