Thailand’s Culture Minister Announces Tham Luang Cave to Become Major Tourist Attraction in Chiang Rai Province

A museum has been planned in Tham Luang-Khun Nam Nang Non National Park to remember the historical event that took place there.

Thailand’s Culture Minister Announces Tham Luang Cave to Become Major Tourist Attraction in Chiang Rai Province

CHIANG RAI – Thailand’s Ministry of Culture has made preparations to upgrade Tham Luang-Khun Nam Nang Non National Park into a high functioning tourist attraction. Minister of Culture Weera Rojpojanarat has visited Chiang Rai’s Tham Luang-Khun Nam Nang Non National Park to follow up on improvements to tourism. He brought an account of the recent […]

Thailand’s Cosmetics Industry Going Organic

Thailand’s Cosmetics Industry Going Organic

CHIANGRAI TIMES – Panvipa Krisdaphong, the dean of Mae Fah Luang University’s cosmetic science school in Chiang Rai, said Asian countries including Thailand were garnering wider attention from Western countries whose consumers are looking for more green and organic products. Thailand’s cosmetics industry will enjoy 10-15% growth this year from 140 billion baht last year, […]

Shopping in Chiangrai City

Shopping in Chiangrai City

  Shopping facilities in Chiang Rai specialize in handicrafts sourced from across the province. Craftspeople and local artists bring their work into the city to sell them to tourists. Local hill tribe merchants market their wares as well, often clad in traditional dress—an interesting aspect of dealing with local vendors. Products you are likely to […]

Chiang Rai Boutique offers Fashion and Accessories inspired by Local Ethnic Groups

Chiang Rai Boutique offers Fashion and Accessories inspired by Local Ethnic Groups

  If you’re in Chiang Rai and after something to jazz up your wardrobe, made a beeline for Chezmoi, a snazzy little boutique that’s piled high with colourful clothes and accessories for guys and gals, all of them inspired by hilltribe costumes. Chezmoi belongs to a designer Jittinart “Phai” Pichaiya and her friends, who are […]