Thailand - Chiang Rai - Some unexpected delights on the way to Laos. October 12th 2011 Chiang Rai – Some unexpected delights on the way to Laos.
I have to confess here I hadn’t read too much about Chiang Rai and I didn’t know what to expect apart from the lonely planet advised that it was a bit of a transit hub with not a great deal to do. When I was explaining my route to Maam and my thoughts about Chiang Rai she suggested I give it a look because it was quite interesting ... read more
Asia » Thailand » North-West Thailand » Chiang Rai A unified Thai kingdom was established in the mid-14th century. Known as Siam until 1939, Thailand is the only Southeast Asian country never to have been taken over by a European power. A bloodless revolution in 1932 led to a constitutional monarchy.... ... read more
The travelling has begun....... Here's the list of places visited so far.
1.) South Korea- Seoul, Sokcho, Samcheok, Gyeongju, JeJu Island, Busan
2.) China - Beijing, Pingyao, Taiyuan, Xian, Hefei, Tunxi, Shanghai, Guilin, Yangshuo, Dali, Lijiang, Shangri-la, Chengdu, TIBET - Lhasa, Everest Base Camp.
3.) Hong Kong - Kowloon, Kennedy Town.
5.) Nepal - Kathmandu, Chitwan, Pokhara.
6.) Thailand - Bangkok, Koh Chang, Chaing Mai, Chiang Rai,
7.) Laos - Huai Xai, Luang Prebang, Vang Vieng, Vientiane
8.) Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh City, Dalat, Nha Trang, Hoi An, Hue, Han... full info