Tag: Thailand

Accommodation
Chiang Rai

Beautiful budget motel Kongkam House in Chiang Rai

This is actually the first time I am in Chiang Rai. Prior to the trip, our plan was to cross over to the Burmese border to have a look around so we looked for hotels around the area of Mae Sai which is where the border gateway stands between Thailand and Burma. There are a […]

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5 Hill Tribe Villages Chiang Rai
Chiang Rai
Reviews
Travel

Discovering life in the hills at 5 Hill Tribe Villages Chiang Rai

Rarely would you get a chance to spend time with the different ethnic and indigenous groups in Thailand while traveling unless you seek them out. It is quite an adventure where you can experience tribal life, living in a village, experience the hospitality of the hill tribe folks and most important of all, bring home a […]

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Chiang Rai
Reviews
Travel

Discovering life in the hills at 5 Hill Tribe Villages Chiang Rai

Rarely would you get a chance to spend time with the different ethnic and indigenous groups in Thailand while traveling unless you seek them out. It is quite an adventure where you can experience tribal life, living in a village, experience the hospitality of the hill tribe folks and most important of all, bring home a […]

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Travel

A Thai Ghostly legend

The Thai peoples are rather superstitious peoples and their spiritual as well as beliefs in the supernatural has been passed down from generation to generation. However, one story stands out among all others and has become a ghostly legend spanning almost two centuries during the time of King Mongkut. Even if you do not believe […]

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khao mun kai
Bangkok
Restaurants

Top 10 budget street food in Thailand (Part 1)

What can be more exciting than to seek out the local simple cuisine of the country you are visiting to truly understand the culture and customs. It is no different when you visit colourful Thailand which is rich in many varieties of food from the four corners of the country and each offering a unique […]

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Travel

Learning to fly at flight experience Bangkok

While most of us can only dream of flying a plane let alone a massive Boeing 737 would be the ultimate experience. It is beyond the reach of us mere people who either cannot afford the flying lessons or are having near perfect sight issues. Well, this impossible dream can now be a reality for […]

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Roti
Bangkok

Traveling For Visitors From Muslim Based Countries To Thailand

Thailand is a country that is as diversified as it is amazing. However, for the traveler from Muslim countries or for those with a special diet of kosher or vegetarian food, this issue can crop up, as Thailand seemingly offers more Westernized and Thai food that does not really practice the Kosher or Halal methods […]

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The aromatic trail of hill tribe coffee in Chiang Mai
Chiang Mai
Travel

The aromatic trail of hill tribe coffee in Chiang Mai

Thailand is one of the largest consumers of coffee in the world. Therefore the introduction of coffee plants into Chiang Mai was a way to meet the market demand for the beverage. Original seedlings were imported from South America and other countries and acclimatized to the conditions in the hills of Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai. Hill tribe farmers were taught how to grow coffee plants, harvest and turn the produce into coffee grains for beverages.

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