Jing Jai Farmers Market A favourite market for thousands of locals with a loyal crowd who spend their weekend mornings here, not just to shop, but to support the growing – excuse the pun – organic community, this is Chiang Mai’s first organic market, and they have come far since the opening six years ago. Owned by Central Group, this is an initiative to support and promote sustainable society thro … Continued
“Clothes are the most intimate items for people,” said Wasin a (Aunchanum), costume designer of the mega budget and hit TV drama Raknakara, in a lilting Lanna accent. “It is more than a wearable apparel because it reflects our mindset, our economy, our lifestyle and our values.”
Alexa Hostel’s Nimman Social has fast become one of the area’s most popular hang- and meet-up venues. The hostel is aesthetically pleasing and very competitively priced for its prime location, with rooms and dorms available starting in the hundreds of baht.
Elegant, bright from the rays shining down from the sun-roof, with open spaces offering views of the bustling Nimman soi 3, Saruda Finest Pastry is a sophisticated patisserie serving cakes, tarts, torts and sweet pastries at a quality and level of aesthetics hard to find in our city.
It is important to get outside of our comfort zones once in a while, whether it is to go somewhere new or indulge in a new experience. So, here you go, what are you waiting for?
This is a great spot for teenagers who enjoy playing different board games all day and having a chill weekend break from studying. This game haunt also offers a small selection of video games which you can play with your friends.
Thailand and elephants are practically synonymous. Whether working or worshipped, elephants have coexisted closely with humans in this part of the world for millennia. Although naturally gentle and intelligent, their size and strength create unique challenges in managing as well as living side by side with them. These giants cannot be truly domesticated in the way that cattle and dogs have been bred for domestication.
Preventing cell degeneration can be challenging and convenient at the same time. It’s all about what we consume. The difficult part of this is knowing and understanding what we consume.
Bangkok. A wild city flashing with expensive bars, stagnant taxi rides and a labyrinthine of sois. I moved here recently and have been struggling to get my Chiang Mai friends to come down for a visit ever since.
We love nothing more than discovering new places to eat and sharing our discoveries with you. Here are three of our recent pleasurable experiences this month. By the way there are many more we share in our other media, so make sure you also pick up a copy of our sister publication, Spoon&Fork, dedicated to all things food!
As you read this editorial I am writing in late November for the December issue you have in hand, we are already working on our January 2019 issue, so I can’t help my mind from skipping forward to what next year holds for Citylife and Chiang Mai.
By all accounts, the Citylife Garden Fair 2018 was a great success and we look forward to many more years of this event to come. Thank you very much to all of you who helped, who worked, who donated, who bid, who came, and who were a part of it all.
The aim of this Chiang Mai meeting was for medical doctors, researchers and activists to present facts to Benjamas, helping her to understand just some of the complexities and challenges of the situation, link her to key local contacts with data and expertise in the field, and impress upon her the seriousness and urgency of the matter.
A young shoplifter has been arrested and found with over a hundred beauty products.
Public, private and academic sectors join hands to set up a neutral organisation to combat air pollution.
Shangri-La Hotel’s latest guest chef, Chef Luca Piscazzi, head chef of La Dame de Pic in London, is in town for the next five days and if you are a food lover, then this is an opportunity it would be a crying shame to miss. It’s not easy flying across the world with only a few days to familiarise yourself with a new kitchen, working with a new team, using new produce, and managing to create a meal … Continued
Randy and Darryle Lovernich have had a good life. Partners for decades, this American couple moved to Thailand fifteen years ago with no ambition further than enjoying their well-earned retirement.
The Ministry of Tourism and Sports is proposing night clubs opening hours move up to 4am.
The new laws initiated by the Ministry of Social Development and Human Security is applied with an additional measurement to prevent smoking at home.
This intriguing exhibition called On the Road to Chiang Mai was inspired by maps of Chiang Mai. It is currently displayed at Chiang Mai City Arts & Cultural Centre. The drawings and sculptures in this temporary exhibition room were created by Teresa Esteban, a Spanish artist in the field of sculpting and architecture. She received her Ph. D. in Fine Arts (sculpting) at Complutense University o … Continued
The 1st Chiang Mai International Ceramic Arts and Culture Symposium was held on August 15th, to kick-start its exhibition at the Chiang Mai City Arts & Cultural Center which will continue until 29th September. The exhibition displays 50 pieces of works from 30 artists from 10 countries; Lithuania, Croatia, United Stated, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Romania, Turkey, and Thailand. Artworks fr … Continued
CityNews – A 22 year old man who was severely injured from a late night brawl has returned home after being hospitalised and his mother is demanding the police press for attempted murder charges. Chanudom Sangwow, 22, who was severely injured from a brawl between his friends and adversaries has returned home after being hospitalised for two weeks. According to police report, 10 out of the 12 brawl … Continued