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Loi Krathong festival in Chiang Mai

November 13th 2011
It was time to take a break from MaeNaChorn and head to Chiang Mai for the Loi Krathong festival. Its the festival of light, lanterns are lit and float up into the sky and small boats have a candle inside them lit and are floated down the river. An amazingly beautiful festival. We wanted to leave MaeNa Chorn at 8, so we had to get the house parents to take us to MaeCheam, then from there we wou ... read more
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