Phayao is a kind of forgotten, of the beaten track town. It has a pleasant lake and nice mountain scenery. Enjoy local activities in the park at night.
Koh Talu is a great choice if you long for white sand beaches and turquoise water relatively near Hua Hin. Famous for coral and turtle conservation projects it also has a good reputation for sustainability.
Kantoke, to dine traditional Northern Thai dishes while being entertained by Lanna dancing is a good introduction the culture of Northern Thailand.
A visit to Doi Mae Salong, elevation 1367 meter above sea level, was part of last summers roadtrip over the mountains from Chiang Mai to Chiang Saen. Doi Mae Salong is to describe it shortly a community settled by the former Kuomintang nationalist forces, the 93rd Division who moved from Myanmar to reside on Thai territory in 1961. The Chinese settlers gradually became cultivators of tea, and now Mae Salong is also a tourist attraction… Read More