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.
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.
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.
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.
It’s shocking that it’s taken this long, but Chiang Mai finally has an air conditioned songtaew – just in time for the swealtering summer, and with air filters to ward off the pesky PM2.5 particles.l to boot! As yet there is just one, the brainchild of this young songtaew driver turned engineer, who says his songtaew cost 1.2 million baht to purchase and modify. He insists on still charging the st … Continued
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แทรกตัวอยู่ริมถนนนิมมานเหมินท์ Fresh Harvest Farm เป็นร้านตึกแถว 1 คูหาขนาดกะทัดรัด ในห้องกระจกโปร่งโล่ง เผยให้เห็นบรรยากาศโดยรอบ เป็นที่รวมเอาเนื้อเกรดพรีเมียมจากฟาร์มเลี้ยงวัวในประเทศ ทุกเกรด ทุกชิ้นส่วน มารวมไว้ให้เราได้แวะมาฝากท้อง
Chiang Mai Chiang Mai along with the Public Health Office raided bars along Loi Kroh Road late last night to check on their licenses and, “Check on the wellbeing of all.” Upon inspection, five bars were found to be illegally selling laughing gas, or Nitrious Oxide, which they were selling at 50 baht per small balloon and 100 baht per large balloon. As laughing gas sales are illegal in Thailand, a … Continued
Over 2,000 people, including a troupe of 300 nail dancers, gathered yesterday at Three Kings Monument to express their love and concern for Princess Sirindorn, who has been suffering from heart problems.
Twenty Thai and international couples tied the knot this Valentine’s Day at the Queen Sirikit Botanical Gardens in this second annual event organised by the Tourism Authority of Thailand. Couples received bouquets of flowers, gift vouchers for accommodation in Mon Jam amongst many gifts.They also participated in an astrological reading by a famous astrologer.
To celebrate Valentine’s Day, twelve LGBTQ couples paraded in the traditional ‘Kan mak’ custom to the Chiang Mai District Office where they requested authorities to give equal rights under the law to LGBTQ couples. As rose petals paved their way, thrown by their supporters, the couples were greeted by a senior member of the District Secretary, Head of Administrative Administration Group, Chiang Ma … Continued
Members of the communities surrounding Chang Puak Gate have been voicing their concerns over the number of vulgar graffitis found on the Chang Puak Gate monuments along Chotana Road. “It is deeply disrespectful and we will be cleaning it all up as soon as we see anymore,” said one villager.
A Chinese tour guide has lodged a formal complaint after members of his tour group, posing for photographs in front of Tha Pae Gate were made to pay 100 baht each by the pigeon food vendors, claiming that it was their territory. The guide said that members of his group were not interested in the pigeons, only wanting to take photos of the gate. However, some of the vendors began to accost them and … Continued
Park authorities released camera trap images featuring a herd of ten wild elephants seen roaming the forests of Mon Jong, Om Koi District, explaining that it shows how healthy the ecosystem is. Visitors may explore the park from now until the 13th February when it closes for the season.