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Where to stay in Chiang Mai

Where to stay in Chiang Mai – Thailand

Chiang Mai is the largest city in Northern Thailand and is the country’s cultural hub. Chiang Mai has created its own unique culture complete with a distinct dialect, architecture and food. Parts of the Chiang Mai province have been around since the 8th century and remnants of this ancient period are still visible throughout the city. However, although Chiang Mai is rich in history, it offers much more than the ancient ruins of Old City and Wiang Kum Kam. There is a popular area of the city for everyone, whether you’re interested in shopping, youth culture or experiencing life as a local. This where to stay guide will cover off the best places to stay in Chiang Mai for families, best budget places to stay in Chiang Mai, backpacking hostels in Chiang Mai and of course luxury hotels in Chiang Mai Quick note: Prices will obviously vary from high season…
Wat Chiang Man - Elephant Chedi

Budget Guide to Chiang Mai Thailand – What To See and Do!

Thailand is one of the most popular destinations in the world and we are fortunate enough to live in one of Thailand’s most exciting cities, Chiang Mai. Although Chiang Mai is the second largest city in Thailand it retains a laidback small-town charm. For those on a budget, choosing Chiang Mai for a holiday getaway is ideal, its far cheaper and you don’t get as bothered by the high-pressure hawkers of the tourist hotspots of Bangkok and Phuket. Plan your trip to Thailand Need data for your trip to France? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Want to learn how to travel on a Budget? Check out our dedicated “Budget Conscious Travel Guide” Read more on Thailand: Where to stay in Chiang Mai  6 Things To Do in Chiang…
6 Things To Do in Chiang Mai Thailand

6 Things To Do in Chiang Mai Thailand

After spending a year in Chiang Mai spread out over multiple visits I can honestly say this is my favorite place in the world. The range of fun things to do along with the friendly locals and low cost of living make for an irresistible city. Toss in some of the best food on earth and you have a winning destination to add to your travel list. Plan your trip to Thailand Need data for your trip to France? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Want to learn how to travel on a Budget? Check out our dedicated “Budget Conscious Travel Guide”  Read more on Thailand:  Phuket or Krabi– Choosing the Perfect Destination for your Thailand Trip 9 Things You Must Do in Thailand Loy Krathong Festival Our top…