Backpacking with Style in Chiang Mai

sunday walking street market

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. The “Rose of the North” has it all: upscale food vendors serving up steaming bowls of curry and stir-fried noodles, an ever-growing wellness scene, and quirky craft beer bars and live music venues scattered among hip hostels and boutique guesthouses. Read More +

6 of the Best Chiang Mai Trekking Tours

trekking through rice paddy on doi inthanon

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. If you’re looking for the best Chiang Mai trekking tour that encompasses these unforgettable activities, look no further. Read More +

Visiting Temples in Thailand – Dos and Don’ts

Thai Temple

Thai Buddhist Temples are extraordinary masterpieces of architecture, art and history. There are thousands throughout the country, so there is a good chance that you will visit at least one temple on your trip. However, it is important to know how to dress appropriately before visiting these sacred places. Thailand Temple Dress Code Men should Read More +

Jungle Adventure & Homestays in Chiang Mai

Jungle Adventure & Homestays in Chiang Mai

Explore the Northern Thai hills with these unique tours, excursions and homestays in Chiang Mai. Read More +

Meet the Hilltribes of Northern Thailand

Meet the hilltribes of Northern Thailand

Northern Thailand, and more specifically the area located between Chiang Rai, Pai and the Burmese border, is home to various ethnic minorities of different origins (Myanmar, China, Laos, Tibet, etc). Read More +

Catfishes in Chiang Mai!

Check out the catfishes in Thailand!

Fishing in Northern Thailand is an absolutely amazing experience that all anglers should be able to experience at least once in their lives. Read More +

Kayaking in Chiang Mai

woman kayaking through chiang dao jungle river

Have you ever wanted to simply get lost in an adventure? There’s no better place to do that than in Chiang Mai, the largest city in Northern Thailand. Chiang Mai has a huge number of outdoor activities to appeal to the nature lovers in each of us, and one of the most exciting is hitting the water in a kayak. The kayaking opportunities in Chiang Mai are excellent, due to the abundance of rapids as well as lazy flowing rivers that crisscross the region. Read More +

Top 4 Thai Salads

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 Read More +

Slow Boat Laos – Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang

How To - Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang by Slow Boat

So many tourists use Chiang Mai as a jumping off point to explore the expanse of Asia that surrounds the region, from Chiang Mai the most popular destination is Luang Prabang Laos. The border town of Chiang Kong, where travelers go through immigration, is a short four-hour drive from Chiang Mai, and luckily for those explorers, we offer a service that makes your international travel a breeze. Read More +

Best Time to Visit Thailand

Best Time to Visit Thailand

Well, any time is a great time – you shouldn’t let the season rhetoric get in the way of you and your vacation. Every part of the year will have both rewards and shortcomings and there are no givens that hold true 100% of the time when it comes to Thai weather. Read More +