Discover the Laidback Charms of Chiang Rai in 36 Hours

Discover the Laidback Charms of Chiang Rai in 36 Hours

– CHIANG RAI – Descending from China in grand, graceful arcs, the upper Mekong unfurls in a tranquil, lulling sheen. Only battlement ruins to the south betray the region’s heritage, a blood-soaked clash of empires, contested by Thai, Burmese, Laotian and Khmer armies for centuries. Fortresses and royal cities are now all but swallowed by […]