eating in chiang mai thailand

Eating in Chiang Mai Thailand vs. North America

Foreigners enjoy their hamburgers, French fries, soft drinks. But when it comes to eating in Chiang Mai, the locals just want to have some rice for every dinner. So after spending most of my life in Canada, why did I end up retiring in Chiang Mai, Thailand? As in every major city, there is an array of fine dining restaurants in Chiang Mai Thailand, appealing to diverse tastes and budgets. Thai people love eating in Chiang Mai. The local restaurants are full of Thais and foreigners eating all sorts of Chiang Mai food. Rather than dealing with the fine restaurants …

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early retirement in thailand

My early retirement in Thailand

Although my retirement in Thailand story began a long time ago, with good and bad, I believe it’s relevant to share this experience with other budget senior travelers like myself. First of all, I think there’s no other place in the world that will give you a bigger bang for your buck. And second, retirement in Thailand will remind you day after day that age is just a number! Every day is an adventure. Just ask me about my first encounter with ladyboys in Thailand! :)) Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that at no …

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The island of Lombok: Full activities guide (Infographic)

Lombok Island is deemed as Indonesia’s secret gem: an entire world of unspoiled beauty waiting to be explored. With thousands of new investors and the consistent efforts of the Indonesian government to transform the island of Lombok as one of the 10 new Balis, the place is quickly becoming the hot spot for development and growth and a priority tourism zone. Posh hotels, swanky eateries, and boutiques are sprouting along with the islands, creating a mass influx of tourists. But that is not all! Modern travelers seeking more than just urban wonders will fall in love with the natural unfiltered …

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Discovering the incredible culture in India

For many centuries, Asian countries have piqued the interest of travelers because of the continent’s diverse culture. Even today, many travelers still place Asian countries at the top of their lists of travel destinations. But with over 48 countries on the continent, it might be challenging to choose where to start. Why not start with culture in India? The Republic of India is known as the seventh-largest country in the world and is the second-most populous country. With its population of 1,120,700,000, it is home to 17.07% of the total population in the world. The Indian subcontinent is located in …

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5 things to know before you travel in Armenia (Armenia travel guide)

If you have ever heard about this amazing country, then you’re probably already interested in Armenia travel to discover its history, culture, customs, and traditions. If that’s the case, my free Armenia travel guide is exactly what you need! This country is a great destination for almost all travelers, but especially for those who travel on a budget. In this article, we will cover the most important factors to consider when you travel in Armenia. Sounds interesting, doesn’t it? Come on, let’s discover Armenia travel highlights together! 1. Where to stay in Armenia? Whenever you plan a trip to a …

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Bangkok Travel tips for female travelers

If you ever wish to take your dream vacation, the city of Bangkok in Thailand is just the place to be. It is a city with a mixture of old and new tourist sites that include temples, rooftop bars and restaurants, street foods, fashion malls, skyscrapers, rusted shacks, and red-light districts. If you and your female friends are traveling together, here is a list of some of the Bangkok travel tips for female travelers. 1. The Grand Palace & Royal Temple of the Emerald Buddha If you are planning a trip to Thailand, even if you booked a Bangkok tour, …

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expat life in chiang mai thailand

Expat life in Chiang Mai Thailand

Chiang Mai is one of the best places to live in Thailand. The city is a popular location for digital nomads, expats, and retirees wanting to stay somewhere comfortable, cool, and nice. Expat life in Chiang Mai Thailand is easier than you can imagine. There are clubs and pubs, condos to rent, interest groups for travelers, volunteers, entrepreneurs, digital nomads, shopping malls, supermarkets with a variety of western food, hospitals with English speaking doctors, gyms, international schools, and international cuisines. You simply choose to immerse yourself in the fascinating culture or have a piece of the west. If you think …

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