Month: November 2018

To the Opium Museum! Exploring the Golden Triangle

A good day trip out of Chiang Rai is to Thailand’s side of the Golden Triangle. While most people think the town is called this, most people are wrong. The town […]

Black and White (& Blue): The Temples of Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai is located way north in Thailand, not more than an hour and a half from the country’s border with Laos and Myanmar (but more on that here). It’s […]

Paper and Poop: Explorations Outside Chiang Mai

My favorite time in Chiang Mai was not actually spent in Chiang Mai, but in the areas outside the city. Two of the top spots we visited were Bor Sang and […]

Markets and Temples and Tourists, Oh My (Chiang Mai)

Chiang Mai is located in northern Thailand, and very very very (you get the idea) popular with visitors. The region is known for its beautiful natural landscapes and elephants, and […]