While May is typically rainy and overcast, June in Chiang Mai is wetter than an otter’s pocket.
“Harn’s best selling potion was yar sanae, an oil extracted from the flesh of a still born baby which could make women irresistible to men.”
Politicians in this country are turning my stomach.
CityNews – 28th January 2020, President of the Hotel Association (Northern Chapter) announced that the Coronavirus has affected the hotel industry very hard, with an estimated 70% loss of revenue over the next two months. While authorities say that they have the situation under control and have put in place all preventative measures to protect the public, especially in terms of managing tourism ar … Continued
CityNews – 25th January 2020, a 38 years old female Chinese tourist to Thailand from Wuhan was the seventh suspect to the kingdom to be suspected of contracting the new coronavirus. She was here in Chiang Mai when she fell ill and went to McCormick Hospital for a checkup. Later, she was sent to Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai to be treated specifically, while germ and blood samplings from her are being … Continued
CityNews – 26th January 2020, Charoenrit Sa-nguangsat, Chiang Mai governor, held a meeting at the Chiang Mai International Airport with related authorities to update the media on the situation of the coronavirus. He confirmed that no actual coronavirus in Chiang Mai carriers have been found, just only suspected patients which mostly have turned out to have been suffering from other diseases. Publ … Continued
CityNews – 24th January 2020, Villagers of Bo-Hin Moo 3, Tambon San Pa Pao, Sansai District, Chiang Mai, came together in front of the office of village the fund of Bo-Hin to gather their signatures on paper to oppose an entrepreneur who has allegedly bought a piece of land and has brought labour and machinery to construct a housing project, causing the closure of the road that villagers use in th … Continued
Points can be redeemed for up to a discount 18,000 Baht for buying a new smartphone; first deal 25 – 26 January 2020 23th January 2020, following lots of positive feedback of last year campaign, this year, AIS continues with “Serenade Great Deal” with first deals starting during Chinese New Year festival 2020. Only 200 AIS points can be redeemed as discount for buying new smartphone up to 18,000 … Continued
CityNews – 23rd January 2020, at Zoo Aquarium, the first of many lion dance performance was held under water. The performance will be put on from today until 27th January at the underwater tunnel at 11.40am and 3.40pm daily. There will be prizes to win of a 20% discount on the 26th and 27th for lucky visitors, a discount which can be used immediately. There will also be free tickets for the first … Continued
A look at floatation therapy
CityNews – 23rd January 2020 Hang Dong police announced the arrest of NIrut Pinta, 35, a man from the area who was found in possession of 30 items of used bras and ladies’ underwear. This is the second arrest this week of an underwear thief here in Chiang Mai, with a man being arrested in possession of over 1,000 ladies underwear two days ago. Reports have been made to the police station by a numb … Continued
Woke Folks Festival is an arts and education festival; a showcase of everything that makes Chiang Mai a haven for conscious creatives: a year’s worth of music, meditation, art, spirituality, education, and enlightenment—all packed into a single week. All events are hosted in venues scattered throughout the Old City. Each morning starts with guided meditation or yoga taught by practitioners from di … Continued
CityNews – 21st January 2020, since the beginning of the year this new virus, known as 2019-nCoV, which is reportedly a new strain of coronavirus that has not previously been identified in humans has been causing alarm in Wuhan, China, where it originated in a local market which sold illegal wildlife. Chiang Mai airport together with the public health office, and the disease control department of … Continued