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A Travel Guide to Chiang Rai

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Perhaps more than any other city in Thailand, Chiang Rai has come to be known by only one thing: Wat Rong Khun, more commonly known as the White Temple. This is completely understandable of course, because simply put it’s one of the most stunning, unique man-made sights in the entire country. The problem is that now, people simply come for a day trip, check out Wat Rong Khun, and leave again. The...

27th of May
Tags: Travel Guide, Chiang Rai, Thailand

Chiang Rai – The White Temple

White Temple

Wat Rong Khun – better known to tourists as the White Temple – is one of Thailand’s most famous buildings. This special architectural creation, situated in Chiang Rai, is heavily featured across travel agencies and websites around the world to help promote the country. After spending some time in the Land of Smiles, many visitors suffer from ‘temple fatigue’. The vast majority of Buddhist temples...

26th of May
Tags: chiang rai, white temple

Thai Cooking Classes

Thai market

A couple of decades ago, taking a cooking class on your trip to Thailand might have been a pretty unusual thing to do. Nowadays, it’s almost a necessity. What should you expect from your Thai cooking class? Well, obviously the specific offerings vary from place to place, but most of the best places will offer similar opportunities. We’d advise you to seek out classes that offer these features at t...

25th of May
Tags: thailand food, cooking, trip

The Golden Triangle

Golden Triangle Area

The Golden Triangle is the place in which three countries – Laos, Myanmar and Thailand – all meet. Historically it was an infamous site, but nowadays it’s one of the chief tourist draws in the wider area. For a long time, the Golden Triangle was one of the main opium-growing zones not just in Asia, but on the planet. The wares that were grown there were distributed all around the world. In 1959, h...

24th of May
Tags: Golden Triangle area