Where to Stay in Chiang Mai: Best Hotels, Hostels, & Resorts

Where to Stay in Chiang Mai: Best Hotels, Hostels, & Resorts

We may be a bit biased, but everyone should spend at least a few days in Chiang Mai if they’re coming all the way to Thailand. Here’s a short but solid list of best resorts, hostels, guesthouses, and hotels in of all sorts of styles and budgets. We’ve included a map of…

10 Places to Escape to During Northern Thailand’s Burning Season

10 Places to Escape to During Northern Thailand’s Burning Season

As the cool season gives away to Thailand’s burning season, travelers and expats alike are met with the same dilemma they face every year: where should one go to escape the yellow skies and smog-filled air that graces the entire upper half of Thailand? The bad...
Coffee in the Rice Fields at Ban Tai Lue Café

Coffee in the Rice Fields at Ban Tai Lue Café

You can’t travel around Thailand and not get lost or go on a wild goose chase at least once. That’s what happened on my latest road trip around Nan. In the end, my friend and I managed to find what we were looking for: the oh-so-scenic spot known as Ban...
Doi Tung: Mae Fah Luang Garden & Tree Top Walk

Doi Tung: Mae Fah Luang Garden & Tree Top Walk

During our recent road trip around Chiang Rai province, one of our favorite stops was the Doi Tung Mae Fah Luang Garden. It’s one of the most popular attractions in the region, so we couldn’t pass it up while we were in town. We also tried out the Doi Tung...
Phu Chi Fah: Catching the Sunrise in a Sea of Mist

Phu Chi Fah: Catching the Sunrise in a Sea of Mist

There’s a hidden gem in Northern Thailand, right on the border of Laos, that’s home to one of the most beautiful sunrises you’ll ever see. It’s called Phu Chi Fah (ภูชี้ฟ้า) and although it’s well-known among Thais visiting Chiang Rai,...
DIY Chiang Mai Day Trips

DIY Chiang Mai Day Trips

Chiang Mai’s pleasantly cool season is about to be taken over by a hot, hazy seasonal mess. So, before the smoky season makes itself present, we’ve thrown together a list of our favorite Chiang Mai day trips you do in the next few weeks. They are fun...

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