Galare Guest House
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TravelPod Member ReviewsGalare Guest House Chiang Mai
Located roughly 10 min walk from the old city, Galare house is a welcoming retreat with large rooms, gardens and flowers and a fantastic seating area right on the river!
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We arrived at Krabi airport, via the ferry from Phi Phi and a taxi from Krabi Pier, in the hope that we could grab a last minute flight to Chiang Mai. We made it by the skin of our teeth, as we got to the ticket office an hour and a half before the plane was due to depart. The flight was just under 2 hours and we managed to book a guest house …
... spending 3 hours down there just looking around - it's massive!!! Although we weren't massively hungry we thought we'd better get something to eat and got totally sucked in by fried ice cream made to order. You pick an two or three toppings (brownie and gummy bears) which they chop up small, then an ice cream (vanilla) that's melted and they pour over the plate which is -30. They then the mix that around ...
... buildings around where we are staying are set in lush vegetation and a few hundred metres up the road you reach the foot of the mountains and the forest.
Today we walked into the city to explore it further. The walk takes us from the lush and leafy homes around the guesthouse, through the local shops and market stalls where everything is written in Thai, towards the main road leading into the city. Here the shops and restaurants show ...
... class. Time well spent.
The next four nights were spent in a very Thai village around 45 minutes outside of Chiang Mai, run by a French man, Gabriel, and his Thai wife. The place was beautiful; built in keeping with the traditional Lanna style and with a lovely swimming pool at the back, beside which we ate breakfast every morning. The village is very much out of the main tourist area, so much so that nothing ...