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Chiang Rai’s Ice Cream Delight

Chiang Rai’s Ice Cream Delight

Ten years ago, office worker Soraya Printrakul spent her free time making ice cream for her kids and her friends. Seven years ago, she decided to turn her hobby into a career, resigning from her job and opening a cafe she named Happy Plus offering aromatic coffee, smoothies and lots of home-made ice creams. Located […]

Learn Thai Cooking Techniques – Suwannee’s Kitchen

Learn Thai Cooking Techniques – Suwannee’s Kitchen

  Thai cooking is very simple. Its flavour come mainly from the skilful manipulation of certain essential ingredients such as Thai basil, chillies, coriander, ginger, coconut cream, garlic, onions, shallots, lemon grass, fish sauce and soy sauce. In most dishes, very little oil is used and the ingredients are lightly cooked to retain their crunchiness […]

Chiang Rai’s Oub Kham Museum

Chiang Rai’s Oub Kham Museum

  Chiang Rai’s Oub Kham Museum exhibits thousands of rare Lanna items, as well as the artefacts of the Tai people from neighbouring countries Starting as a passionate collector of items of Lanna art and culture 20 years ago, a retired teacher Julasak Suriyachai opened his house as a private museum to exhibit thousands of […]

Learning to Cook in Chiangrai

Learning to Cook in Chiangrai

  CHIANGRAI TIMES – Suwannee Thai Cooking Class offers its customers the opportunity to learn how to cook real Thai food in a traditional Thai setting, with skilled and friendly teachers who can impart the secrets of Thai cooking to you in a fun atmosphere. Your cooking experience with Suwannee is assured to be educational, […]

Tour the Mekong River from Chiang Rai

Tour the Mekong River from Chiang Rai

Our journey begins in Thailand, where we board a small long tail boat in Chiang Rai, Chiang Khong district, cross the Mekong River to Huay Xai on the side of the border of Laos. The weather gods are not on our side and the small craft is hit by rain, wind and current in the […]