White Temple (Wat Rong Khun): beautiful temple in Chiang Rai, Thailand

The most beautiful temple in Thailand is White Temple or Wat Rong Khun. This place was designed and painted by the famous Thai artist, Chalermchai Kositpipat. He is the one of my favorite artist. I like his artwork. This place used to be the old temple and it was reconstructed to be the wonderful temple like…

See the sunrise at Phu Chi Fa in Chiang Rai Thailand

We got here in the evening. Our attempt was to see the sunrise early in the morning. We had to woke up at 4.00 a.m. Then we took a truck at 4.30 a.m. and walked about 1 k.m. to get to the top of Phu Chi Fa. We waited more than an hour before the…

Wat Phra That Pha Ngao: Holy temple in Chiang Rai, Thailand

Since I read a tale about this place, I decided to visit this temple. In the tale, there was a local guy. He dreamed that a monk told him about the Buddha image underground.  After he woke up, he told everyone in the village and started to dig in the spot, which that monk told…

Jun-ka-Pak: Organic farm and restaurant in Chiang Rai, Thailand

Jun-ka-Pak is a vegetarian place. They cook vegetable from their organic farm in this area. We got Nam Pik Noom with fried vegetable, Kang Lieng (spicy soup) and vegetable tempura. Food was nice and fresh. After that we walked in the farm, there were many flowers and ducks. We had homemade ice-cream before we left.

101 Tea Plantation Chiang Rai, Thailand

We grow a lot of tea in the north of Thailand, especially Chiang Rai so going to the tea plantation is the one most popular thing to do in Chiang Rai. We went to the big one, 101 Tea Plantation. Oolong tea is growth here. We tried out many kinds of Oolong tea. Using different…

Prompt cafe: coffee place in Chiang Rai, Thailand

Ben can’t live without coffee. It is the thing that keeps him awake. He can drink bad coffee. This place is qualify from Ben. Dipped coffee is sold at Prompt cafe, Ben’s favorite way to make coffee. Ben got coffee and I got hot chocolate. It was good place for coffee, not for my hot…

Chiang Rai Night Bazaar Thailand

We walked from our hotel, Hi Chiang Rai to Night Bazzar. The market was big. We could not find any food at the beginning. We had to walk in more. We got all my favorite. It was Thai seafood hotpot (Jim Joom), Grilled fish ,and mango and coconut ice-cream. It was so good. I love…

Hi Chiang Rai Hotel: Chiang Rai, Thailand

Chiang Rai is a province in the north of Thailand. There are many things to do in Chiang Rai and northern food is always my favorite that why we had a trip here. Hi Chiang Rai is a new hotel. It just opened recently. This hotel is closed to Night Bazaar so it is convenient…

Nice french place at Vie hotel Bangkok

This is a French place in the same building as Vie hotel. We got five courses dinner. It was the best French food that I had ever tried. My favorite plate was Bisque,  Hokkaido Scallop and Lava chocolate cake. Five course was too much for me. After I finished eating, my stomach hurt from eating…