Travel Blogs from Chiang Mai
It's been a mad busy few days since being in Chiang Mai, we have been trekking in the jungle, visited some hill top tribes, been to an orchard farm, swimming in waterfalls, white water rafting, bamboo rafting, elephant riding and best of all ZIP LINING though the jungle... all in two days!
On the first day we went for a trek through the …
Après un petit déjeuner bien fourni à l'hotel, nous voilà fin pret pour le trekking... Il semblerait qu'on appelle trekking n'importe quelle excursion. Au programme de la journée 8h-16h30: -Show d'éléphants, -promenade à dos d'éléphant durant 1h -Promenade en charette tirée par des boeufs -Orchidées et papillons -visite d'un village de femmes au …
Toujours dans le train de nuit en direction de Chiang Mai, à 7h du mat', je suis réveillé par un "SAVATIKRAP". C'est phonétiquement "Bonjour!". (Il est quand-même temps que j'apprenne à le dire, ce mot. Ca fait 4 jours que j'essaye, mais ça rentre pas.) On doit arriver dans 2h40. Cool, on pourra voir un peu de pays. J'essaye de me réveiller tant …
... Sunday 25 Aug 2013
Today we went by chartered air conditioned coach to Chang Ria which is on the Mekong river which borders Thailand and Laos. I have had a quiet day to recover from a thoroughly enjoyable session the night before. We are at another first class hotel although the internet could be stronger and after obtaining our visa for Laos tomorrow we board a boat for 2 days. It goes down the Mekong river to deliver us somewhere into ...
... that the husband was a very highly respected artist in the country and has done a lot of work for the Royal family. At last it was lunch time and we took the opportunity to try a dish native to the Chiang Mai area called Khaw Soi which is a curry soup with egg noodles served typically with chicken but you could also have it with pork. It was really delicious and truly a mix between Indian and Thai. Lynne also tried the Thai ice tea for the first time ...
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