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The lantern festival in Lamphun lights up the town

The Lantern Festival is currently on in Lamphun. The small town in the South of Chiang Mai is really a chamber of treasures. It is well worth the ride to visit Wat Phrathat Haripunchai temple at night time to see people making merits here. Since it is illuminated at night the best time is dark. […]

Somtam Slider |Another 50 baht waterpark in Lamphun

Somtam Slider, yes can not really believe the name of the place but it is not a joke. That is what it is called. I don’t know how many local water parks there are around Lamphun but have to say that this was better managed than The Sun that we went to during the pandemic. […]

Happy When it Rains but..

I’d love to recite The Jesus and Mary Chain on their classic, Happy when it rains but recently we had a wee just too much of it, that is the rain. The Ping river is expanding, we are seeing quite a few flooded zones of Chiang Mai and cracks start to appear in mountain roads, […]

The new food stall area near Ratchapreuk

There is a new food stall area near Ratchapreuk. Ratchapreuk is the Flora Expo area in Chiang Mai. I have been out of town for a while, when I left I was wondering what purpose all these white lottery- stands would fill. But, yes I guessed it was related to food. It turned out really […]

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