The Historic City of Ayutthaya, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is only 80 km north of Bangkok, but centuries in the past.
Doi Suthep is one of the most important temples to devoted Thai Buddhists. The temple is definitely on everyone’s ‘must see’ list when visiting Chiang Mai.
The small village of Bo Sang, not far from Chiang Mai in northern Thailand, is famous the world over for its handmade custom umbrellas.
Songkran is Thailand’s New Year’s Water Festival and can be quite fun. But for the beginner, it’s good to read through my five tips in Songkran for Newbies.