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Freelance Writers Wanted

Chiangrai Online Newspaper looking for Writers that can deliver fun, witty and creative content for our Paper. Write articles for Sports, Lifestyles, Restaurant Reviews, Hotel and Guesthouse Reviews, etc Writing will start off on a part time basis, but the workload has the potential to quickly increase. The hours will be flexible, but the writer […]

May 31st, 2011 | Posted in News | Read More »

Le Meridien-Recently Tourism has Boomed in Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai has been inhabited since the seventh century, but it was not until 1262 that the King Meng Rai was established as the first capital of Lanna Kingdom. The capital was later moved to Chiang Mai, and from that moment, Chiang Rai has lived in the shadow of its neighboring province, but for tourists […]

May 31st, 2011 | Posted in Hotels | Read More »

Chiangrai’s Unique Opium Museum

Inherently edgy, opium has some wild legends surrounding it. These legends, which trace the poppy drug’s roots and raise questions about what the authors were on, grace mock-papyrus transcripts displayed at outer Thailand’s Opium Museum. The legends revolve around flatly drawn females who die before the narrative gets going. Their loss sets the stage for […]

May 30th, 2011 | Posted in Chiangrai Tours | Read More »

Canvasser working for Chat Thai Pattana Party shot dead in Chiang Rai

A canvasser working for Chat Thai Pattana Party shot dead in Chiang Rai, however likely out of personal conflicts with his local rivals, local police said. In Lampang, assailants opened fire on a restaurant owned by Phansak Khamkaew, former mayor of Khelang Nakhon municipality in Muang district late Friday night, causing damage to the building […]

May 30th, 2011 | Posted in Chiangrai News | Read More »

Anantara Golden Triangle Resort – Review

If you’ve never sat on an elephant, here is your chance: The Anantara Golden Triangle Resort and Spa features elephants as its main attraction. So pack your garment bags, and hop on board to explore the surrounding bamboo jungle of Thailand while sitting on one of these magnificent creatures. The Royal Thai Government established the […]

May 29th, 2011 | Posted in Hotels | Read More »

Rail link from Denchai to Chiang Rai

Major political parties contesting for House seats in the July 3 election have promised to build the long-awaited Denchai-Chiang Rai railroad. Kanok Wongtangarn, a party-list MP candidate from the Democrat Party, told a Nation Channel session in this northern province that the planned route, from Denchai in Lamphun province, would be further connected with southern […]

May 28th, 2011 | Posted in News | Read More »

Mushroom Deaths in Chiangrai

In Chiangrai Thailand, wild mushrooms are common only in the rainy season from June to October. All of the wild mushroom species are collected from community forests where they form symbiotic associations (ectomycorrhizae) and fruiting bodies with indigenous tree families, Dipterocarpaceae, Fagaceae, Pinaceae and Ulmaceae, in the region. They are collected by local people in […]

May 28th, 2011 | Posted in News | Read More »

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Learning Thai with Jen
Learning Thai with Jen