Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden, Chiang Mai


Just a short drive from Chiang Mai, Mae Rim district welcomes you with mountains, forest, waterfalls, and Thailand’s first botanical garden: Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden (previously named Mae Sa Botanic Garden) The botanic garden was established in 1992 by Queen Sirikit of Thailand to house large collection of plants from around the world. The garden… 

Off-Road Adventure In Nakhon Nayok

Sarika Explorer ATV, Nakhon Nayok, Thailand

Only about two hours from Bangkok, Nakhon Nayok offers lots of possibilities as outdoor playground with it’s mountains, forests, rivers, and waterfalls. It’s a quick day-trip getaway from the city. One of the things to do for fun is ATV adventure at Sarika Explorers. The guide will take you through off-road trail up the mountain… 

Loosen up with Thai Massage at Wat Po

Wat Po Thai Massage

Wat Po is well known for the center of traditional Thai massage. If you’re here, don’t miss the opportunity to get a top quality massage at a very reasonable price. It’s perfect place to loosen up, relax, and take a little break.

Daily Sidewalk: Mae Sa Waterfall, Chiang Mai

Mae Sa Waterfall, Chiang Mai

Favorite among locals and visitors, Mae Sa waterfall is a part of Doi Suthep-Pui National Park, located less than half an hour outside Chiang Mai in northern Thailand. The waterfall comprises of 8 levels cascading down the mountain. Dense forest around the area makes it cool and shady all day. Sidewalk’s Tip: The most beautiful… 

Daily Sidewalk: Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park

Sam Roi Yod National Park

Khao Sam Roi Yot national park is the first marine national park in Thailand, located in Prachuap Khiri Khan Province, Thailand. The name “Khao Sam Roi Yot” means Mountains with 300 peaks which describe the numerous limestone mountains peaks in the park. For more information: http://www.tourismthailand.org/See-and-Do/Sights-and-Attractions-Detail/Khao-Sam-Roi-Yot-National-Park–6391

Songkran Survival Guide

A field guide to surviving Songkran, the Thai New Year celebraiton.

Infographic: A field guide to surviving Thai New Year celebration. To help you prepare for Thailand’s biggest, craziest holidays of the year: Songkran, I have created an infographic for this exciting and fun holidays.