Chiang Rai. A walk in the sky.

Chiang Rai is one of the most charming provinces in Thailand. Here you find all sorts of wonders, natural or cultural. Aside from mountains, caves, waterfalls, rivers, temples and tribes which are promoted by every tourist guide there is something I dare to recommend: the sky. The sky is the most beautiful place in Chiang [...]



Chiang Rai. The White Temple. Spiderman and Keanu Reeves.

It would have not surprised me at all if that very instant it started raining pickles. I would have not moved a whisker if a UFO flew above me, sending pasta shaped aliens all around me. No muscle would have moved even if the fish jumped out of the water playing the guitar. Wat Rong [...]



Thai Elephant Conservation Center Lampang. The Elephants’ Realm.

Every time someone tells me he took a ride on an elephant, fed an orangutan or pet a tiger I go out of my mind. I find the use of animals for touristic purposes brutally hypocritical. Whoever pretends they love animals should feel free to make an effort and visit them in their natural habitat: [...]



Lampang. Thailand’s last Paradise.

Once they had granted us Pattaya, Phuket, Samui, Phangan, Koh Tao, Chiang Mai and part of Bangkok, the Thai people decided to grow magic walls around the places they want to keep whole for themselves and their successors. One of this places is Lampang, The last Paradise of Thailand, as they call it. Haven’t heard [...]



Everything you want to know about Chiang Mai and Northern Thailand

Chiang Mai is a city of approximately one million people. The town spreads at the footsteps of Doi Suthep mountain. It is a charming town, big enough to find anything you need, and adequately small to let you breath. The local people are gentle and smile a lot, the streets are jammed with cafes, live [...]