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Chiang Rai Province is thenorthernmostprovince of Thailand. As the province is at the verytop ofThailand, it borders Myanmar and Laos. The close proximity tothesecountries has allowed the cultures to influence the provinceofChiang Rai.

The province is average sized and is home toapproximately1,130,000 citizens. There are an abundance ofdifferent people fromthe different cultures from the surroundingcountries, and the restof Thailand obviously. The provincialcapital, also named ChiangRai is a honey pot of mixed races andmixed language citizens.Arriving by plane really is a joy whenflying into the nearestairport to Chiang Rai. ‘Mae Fah Luang-ChiangInternational Airport’is only 8km from the city centre, so reallyisn’t far. Flights areavailable from all parts of Thailand.

The Mekong river, although not the biggest river, runsthroughthe centre of the provincial capital, and is home tomanyhill-tribes along its banks. The Mekong links to other riverssuchas the Mae Rim Valley River and acts as a carrier river. It hasanamazing and fascinating mix of colours that variesbetweenlocations. Chiang Rai city lies 565 metres (1885 feet) abovesealevel in a large fertile valley. Along the valley there’sanabundance of wildlife and vegetation of all different kinds.Theriver banks are lined with trees. The cool refreshing climate isafavourite of local Thai people and of world travellers alike.

There is a very famous and popular night market with amoresubdued atmosphere than that of the bustling city centre oftheprovincial capital and the other cities and towns in ChiangRaiProvince. Surprisingly, the pollution levels around the nighttimemarket are very low, some of the lowest levels in the wholeofThailand in fact. Local sellers are given special precedence inthemarket to sell their wares to the weary travellers. The marketisnot for from the city centre of Chiang Rai, and if you don’twantto walk you can always take a ride on a local form oftransport,such as the Tuk-Tuk.

Hill tribe fabrics, beads, needlework, and silver dominatesthecity and whole province of Chiang Rai. There are many foodcourtsin Chiang Rai city, selling a number of northern Thai dishes,andAsian dishes. Day time and night time snacks are available. Or,youcan go into one of many pubs and just relax, enjoy the city,andpeople watch.

Local Thai people and expats really are friendly and welcominginChiang Rai. The Thai people will show you their legendary charmandwill always be there for you, just to have a chat with, or tohelpyou if you are in need of it.

There are many adventure and health resorts in the provinceofChiang Rai. You can take a relaxing break to forget the worldandyour problems at home, or you can take an adventure break,takingelephant treks along the rivers and in the forests.

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Chiang Rai Province is thenorthernmostprovince of Thailand. As the province is at the verytop ofThailand, it borders Myanmar and Laos. The close proximity tothesecountries has allowed the cultures to influence the provinceofChiang Rai.The province is average sized and is home toapproximately1,130,000 citizens. There are an abundance ofdifferent people fromthe different cultures from the surroundingcountries, and the restof Thailand obviously. The provincialcapital, also named ChiangRai is a honey pot of mixed races andmixed language citizens.Arriving by plane really is a joy whenflying into the nearestairport to Chiang Rai. ‘Mae Fah Luang-ChiangInternational Airport’is only 8km from the city centre, so reallyisn’t far. Flights areavailable from all parts of Thailand.The Mekong river, although not the biggest river, runsthroughthe centre of the provincial capital, and is home tomanyhill-tribes along its banks. The Mekong links to other riverssuchas the Mae Rim Valley River and acts as a carrier river. It hasanamazing and fascinating mix of colours that variesbetweenlocations. Chiang Rai city lies 565 metres (1885 feet) abovesealevel in a large fertile valley. Along the valley there’sanabundance of wildlife and vegetation of all different kinds.Theriver banks are lined with trees. The cool refreshing climate isafavourite of local Thai people and of world travellers alike.There is a very famous and popular night market with amoresubdued atmosphere than that of the bustling city centre oftheprovincial capital and the other cities and towns in ChiangRaiProvince. Surprisingly, the pollution levels around the nighttimemarket are very low, some of the lowest levels in the wholeofThailand in fact. Local sellers are given special precedence inthemarket to sell their wares to the weary travellers. The marketisnot for from the city centre of Chiang Rai, and if you don’twantto walk you can always take a ride on a local form oftransport,such as the Tuk-Tuk.Hill tribe fabrics, beads, needlework, and silver dominatesthecity and whole province of Chiang Rai. There are many foodcourtsin Chiang Rai city, selling a number of northern Thai dishes,andAsian dishes. Day time and night time snacks are available. Or,youcan go into one of many pubs and just relax, enjoy the city,andpeople watch.Local Thai people and expats really are friendly and welcominginChiang Rai. The Thai people will show you their legendary charmandwill always be there for you, just to have a chat with, or tohelpyou if you are in need of it.There are many adventure and health resorts in the provinceofChiang Rai. You can take a relaxing break to forget the worldandyour problems at home, or you can take an adventure break,takingelephant treks along the rivers and in the forests.
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