Nestled in the lush jungle, just 50 meters across a suspended bridge from the road, you will find an oasis like no other. Only one hour out of Chiang Mai, you will find the affordable family friendly Eco Resort, Chia Lai Orchid. But this is far more than just a resort, there is a story […]
Who doesn’t love something colorful and handcrafted? Well, just about 9 km outside of Chiang Mai, on San Kamphaeng Road is “the handicraft highway”. Here you can find many handicrafts. We were seeking out the umbrellas, but you can also find silk, weaving, silverware & gem factories and showrooms. Thanks to our fellow traveling friends, the
We’ve just completed our first 4 weeks of homeschool and thought we would share our progress and routine with you. As you know, we had a homeschool plan, but did we stick to it?
When visiting Chiang Mai, it just would be complete without checking out one of the many markets offered around town. We really enjoy walking around the Saturday night market, so we thought we would take you on a bit of a photo walk. So come along with us and you can see the Silver Temple
We just had a fantastic day! What made it so great? I got to meet some elephants. For my 45th birthday, Heidi and the kids decided to do something pretty unique. It checks all the boxes for coolness, awe, and fun. We went to the Elephant Nature Park, part of Save Elephant Foundation.
Time to get up close and personal with a few more animals. This time we got to feed the hungry hungry hippo at the Chiang Mai Zoo and Aquarium. It is about a mile from our house, so early one morning we walked over and checked it out. Upon arrival, it was nice to
Yes, it’s another first for me in Thailand. One of my birthday gifts was to get a massage; my first Thai massage. Now when you think of Thai massage, what comes to your mind? No, I’m not talking about THAT kind of massage. I’m talking about the real kind.
It’s another first for the Wagoners! We went to see our first movie in Chiang Mai. Our first movie in Thailand! We live very close to a swanky mall called MAYA Lifestyle Shopping Center, and they have a nice looking theater. Our son didn’t really care what we saw; he just wanted to see a
As you know, Chiang Mai Thailand is our home base for the next few months and that means we don’t need to live in a hotel or guesthouse! We have a kitchen, and space to stretch out. We each have a backpack and a carry on, so we were unpacked in about 20 minutes! We