Tag Archives: Chiang Mai

Medical Tourism in Thailand

  Medical Tourism to Thailand is Booming! Medical tourism to Thailand is booming!, the reasons for this are very easy to understand: * speed of receiving non-essential treatments – in most developed countries there are extended waiting times for low-priority treatments. * healthcare in ALL Western countries is very expensive, in some countries its downright exhorbitant!. Both… Read More »

Pai – “Northern Thailand’s Most Enchanting Town”

The town of Pai is located almost halfway between Chiang Mai & Mae Hong Son on route 1095, it’s a mountainous journey made famous by teeshirts locally printed emblazoned with “Pai 762” on them meaning the amount of corners there are between Chiang Mai & Pai!. Over the last few years the town has grown in popularity considerably with both foreign tourists and Thai’s alike… Read More »

Places to Visit & Things to do in Chiang Mai – Part Two

Continuing on from the previous page, here are a few more suggestions of Interesting Places to visit while you are relaxing & taking in all of the beautiful sights of Chiang Mai . Dokmai Garden, Chiang Mai: is a new venture that has recently opened it’s doors in Chiang Mai, Thailand and aims to offer a gastronomic feast for both… Read More »

Khamtieng Plant Market – Chiang Mai

If, like me you love to wander around garden centres & nurseries then Khamtieng Plant Market in Chiang Mai is a gardener’s paradise!. The market itself is located directly behind the Khamtieng Tesco Lotus on the Superhighway (north). The Market consists of over 100 plant and garden shops, all laid out in a series of streets, just ideal for… Read More »

Thailand – “The Traveler’s Paradise”

by Jitesh Arora (Ukraine) Wat Phra Sri Rattana Satsadaram, Bangkok, Thailand Tourism is a major economic factor in Thailand, which in fact started when US soldiers started arriving there for rest and recuperation in 1960s, during the Vietnam War period. At the same period international mass tourism also sharply increased due to many reasons. Rise… Read More »

Chiang Mai Festivals & Events

Chiang Mai Festivals & Events – Your Personal Guide Although Chiang Mai is already famous throughout Thailand for its hectic Songkran(Thai New Year) celebrations in April,the city also has a number of other colourful events, Thai Festivals And More! This includes not only religous & cultural events but also feature handicraft exhibitions and sales of local… Read More »