Foodies

  • How to choose the best Elephant Sanctuary in Chiang Mai

    If there’s one animal that comes to mind when you first hear or read the word “Thailand,” it’s the elephant. So it’s no surprise that ethical elephant sanctuaries are some of the most anticipated activities for travelers visiting Southeast Asia.
  • 6 of the best Chiang Mai trekking tours

    What’s amazing about Chiang Mai? It’s home to some spectacular outdoor activities where adventure seekers can hike lush trails, visit local Thai hill tribe villages, go rafting down the river and even ride elephants.
  • Doi Inthanon National Park: The Essential Guide for Visitors

    A highlight of the North, Doi Inthanon National Park is home to the highest point in Thailand, peaking at 2,565 metres above sea level.
  • Yee Peng Festival (Yi Peng) Chiang Mai

    Perhaps the most magical and most recognizable festival in the Land of Smiles is the Thailand Lantern Festival.
  • Top 15 Things To Do In Chiang Mai

    If you’re coming to Thailand but looking for an alternative to Bangkok’s chaos and traffic-congested streets then go to Chiang Mai.
  • Celebrating Songkran Festival in Chiang Mai

    Buckets of water splashing, super soakers squirting water, and people dressed in colorful clothing. What is it?! It’s Songkran, Thailand’s “Water Festival” that attracts millions of people every year to celebrate the wet and wild fun!
  • Chiang Mai Kid Friendly Tours

    Chiang Mai, Thailand’s ‘Rose of the North’ is brimming with exciting things to do for vacationing families.
  • Best Chiang Mai Cooking Class & Food Tour

    Thailand has really made a name for itself within Southeast Asia because of its national food.
  • Backpacking with Style in Chiang Mai

    Chiang Mai, a city that was once the capital of the Lanna Kingdom in Thailand, is now a hotspot for backpackers looking to travel in style.
  • Take a Chiang Mai bike tour and discover Thailand in a different way

    Chiang Mai is the perfect place for an off-road biking adventure. Safe, jungle trails weave high up into the mountains, giving you a chance to leave civilization behind and experience a side to the Thai countryside that you may not otherwise have seen.
  • Top 4 Thai Salads

    If you want to eat light while traveling through Thailand, you’ll be delighted at the amount of salads available to you. Here’s the top 4: Number 1 Som Tam – Green Papaya Salad, Number 2 Yam Mamuang – Green Mango Salad, Number 3 Thai Cucumber Salad, Number 4 Pomelo Salad – Thai Grapefruit Salad
  • Spicy Fish Sauce - Nam-pla prik

    Few things compliment Thai food like Nam-pla prik, the classic condiment you will see on almost every Thai table, whether at home or in a restaurant.It’s a spicy fish sauce that you can put on just about any dish! Thais use Nam-pla prik the same way Americans use salt – on everything! The delicious liquid gets its distinctive taste from garlic infused fish and ground chilies.
  • Bird Chili - Prik Kee Noo

    It seems like tasty red chilies are in everything when it comes to the spicy side of Thai cuisine. “Prik Kee Noo,” called the Bird Chili in English, is one of the hot chilies that makes Thai food so tasty. The literal translation is mouse droppings chili – Prik translates to chili and Kee Noo translates to “mouse droppings.” It’s a pretty gross name for a chili, but it refers to the size of the chili – Bird Chilies are a tiny little things, but boy do they pack a spicy punch.
  • Durian the Reigning King of all Thai Fruit

    In Thai, durian is called Tu Rian. And because it is a delicacy, durian prices are often high – but locals are well aware that it is worth spending for. During the durian season, typically May through August, you will certainly notice the fruit in the markets of Thailand – mainly due to the highly noticeable smell. Many describe the odor as a cross between something rotting or dirty laundry.
  • 7 Reasons why Isaan Food is so Good

    Restaurant Name : Toy Aahana Isaan - ต้อย อาหารอีสาน
    Toy Aahana Isaan is located in the Night Bazar Area on the east side of the old city (map link). Its is a cute sized restaurant that is mostly frequented by local Thais.

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