Property and Rental

DD Property has rental and sale property in English and Thai See also Chiang Dao Land for Sale Convert Rai to Meters/Acres Teak tree economics Chiang Mai Country which also has a nice YouTube Channel httpv://

Water and Ice in Chiang Mai Also glacier, other? Safety of Ice Tap water issues Street dispensers Plastics vs. Glass Particulate matter Contaminants Bacteria Machines for the house Delivery water

Sports and Competitions in Chiang Mai

Running Races and Triathlons 50km and 100km Ultramarathon in the far Northwest Thailand in Mae Hong Son province

Airports and Airfields in Northern Thailand

Ban Thi Airport (see also Lanna flying club) is really an airstrip (asphalt) that is located adjacent to Nok Aviation also called Nok Airport. Both of these are just inside Lamphun Province about 20km from Chiang Mai, Southeast of Saraphi, South of Sankamphang, and Northwest of the town of Ban Thi. Pai Airport Incomplete list

Beds and Mattresses in Chiang Mai

There are several different options at a variety of prices in Chiang Mai. Bangkok Futon will deliver and set up for free in Chiang Mai. We can personally recommend these guys as we have one of their classic futons, manufactured to order (including choice of cover material), shipped, delivered and assembled. Excellent service and a

Midnight Food Offerings to the Monks

Midnight Food Offerings to the Monks (ตักบาตรเที่ยงคืน) also called Wednesday Full Moon Offerings in Northern Thai (ภาษาทางเหนือ เรียกว่า วันเป็งปุ๊ด). On certain full moons, Buddhists can offer food to the monks at midnight. This is a tradition in Lanna and also in some parts of Issan. When the full moon falls on a Wednesday then there

Thailand News in English

We try and communicate news of interest via our Twitter, Facebook and Google Plus pages. As well, here are more sources for news in English (beyond the rather pathetic Nation and Bangkok Post, as well as online forums full of claptrap).

Chiang Mai Flower Festival

2014 Chiang Mai Flower Festival For 2014, the Chiang Mai Flower festival is Friday-Sunday, 7 to 9 February 2014. For details will follow when they become available Friday, 06 February to Sunday, 08 February 2015 (most likely)

King of Thailand Birthday and Fathers Day

The King’s Birthday, Father’s Day, National Day King Bhumipol Adulyadej was born on December 5, and this day is now celebrated as Father’s Day across Thailand. Thai people may give a dok Buddha ruksa (also known as a canna flower) to their fathers and grandfathers on this day. Many people also wear yellow, which is

Loy Krathong, Yee Peng, Festival of Lights

Note: If you come here looking for the Mass Balloon Launch, please know that this is not an authentic part of Loy Krathong/Yee Peng. More information about this is found below, but we at Chiang Mai Best neither endorse it, nor sell tickets to that event. What we do recommend is to attend the festivities