Chiang Mai Part 2

Chiang Mai is a wonderful city and staying within the old city walls is an absolute must! It is so easy to get anywhere. For 20 baht each we flag down a red truck outside our guesthouse to take us anywhere within the city we … Continue readingChiang Mai Part 2

Elephant Manhout

Ran-Tong save and rescue elephant center came and picked us up at 7:00 am for our half day program. We drove around for about 2 hours picking up the other 5 people and traveling to the camp. We then arrived at the camp and given … Continue readingElephant Manhout

Chiang Mai Part 1

We started they day out by visiting the Doi Pui Tribal Villege. This is a Hmong village inside Doi Suthep National Park. It is mostly vendors but we decided to pay the entrance fee to visit the museum and see how they used to live. … Continue readingChiang Mai Part 1

Chiang Rai Providence

Chiang Rai Providence is about 3 hours from Chiang Mai. Half way there we stopped at a hot spring where Steve soaked his feet and the girls bought silver earrings.  We then continued on to the famous White Temple, Wat Rong Khun, brainchild of noted Thai … Continue readingChiang Rai Providence

Doi Inthanon

Doi Inthanon is Thailand’s highest mountain peak (2,565 meters above sea level) and part of the Himalayan mountain range that originates from Nepal.  We started our day by driving out to the highest Summit and working our way back down. The summit was beautiful. This … Continue readingDoi Inthanon