Lampang Wiengthong Hotel
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Be even nicer with a pool, although it does have a piano that plays itself..
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... bag and headed south. Although bigger than we first imagined, Lampang is a sleepy town compared the bustle of Chiang Mai. We were able to find a guest house along the shore of the Wang River, an area of town filled with traditional Lanna style homes of wood on stilts. Our guesthouse was the most historically authentic Thai place we have stayed yet, built of old teak wood, filled with a pond, numerous flowering plants, and comfy seats along a patio fronting the water. ...
... 8217;s father past away in May and I explained how in the USA we either cremate or bury the deceased. I explained crematories, funeral homes, memorial services, etc. Maew
explained to me that when someone dies, the youngest male of the family is
asked to be the monk for a day. The Buddhist believe that if the young male
serves as a monk that this will help the one who died to get to the “heavens”.
A processional takes place with ...
... to the services it provides. Complex cases are referred to the city hospitals. The students got to experience a little Thai massage and they purchased some herbal supplements.
Before we left for the village I encouraged those who get motion sick to take Dramamine. The students are finally listening to my recommendations. We arrived at the temple area, which is the center of the village. It is here that we met our house mothers. We were then escorted to our ...
... 8217;s private land. Fortunately we went missing long enough for one of our guides from the village to come look for us and we made it back without causing too much of an international incident. When we finally reached the road, there was a little coffee shop perched on the top of the mountain that overlooked the entire village. At this point, the sun was about to set and everything had that beautiful golden glow of evening. ...
... The water was cool and clear as it cascaded over the smooth rocks. We continued beyond the waterfall, having been told a coffee shop awaited us along the trail. Higher and higher we climbed until we were nearly to the top of the ridge. Still, no coffee shop greeted us with its sweet aroma. The view was breathtaking! Green forested slopes folded between deep mountain fissures carved by the river. An occasional cherry tree ...