Category: Thailand

  • Travel to Mae Hong Son, Northern Thailand

    Sometimes it’s good to take your mind off blogging and travel to uncharted places and unfamiliar countries. As a gateway to the settlements of Karen, Lisu and Black Lahu ethnic minorities, Mae Hong Son is tucked into a tiny valley in Thailand’s far north, surrounded by steep-sloped and jungle-clad mountains. In the late 1980s, the […]

  • Doi Mae Salong – land of rice terraces and tea plantations

    The Mae Salong Peak in Chiang Rai is another well-known mountain destination. Snow-covered hillsides with stunning Wild Himalayan Cherry blossoms on both sides are an unforgettable sight in winter. Tourists from all over the world, as well as locals, flock to the area. It’s like a fantasy when we stand there and take in the […]

  • Doi Tung Royal Project – hidden gem of Northern Thailand

    Intro Established in 1988 in the Golden Triangle, the Project tackles poverty and lack of opportunity at the source of the issue, transforming an opium producing region into a reforested one. Opium addict rehabilitation, healthcare and education, and alternative livelihood creation were all part of this project’s scope, which helped more than 10,000 individuals from […]