Le Crystal Chiang Mai

Le Crystal

Le Crystal – One of Chiang Mai’s lesser known fine dining restaurants and repeated winner of Best French restaurant in Thailand Tatler’s Best Restaurant awards. An understated and refined location serving up fine French cuisine in a gorgeous teak glasshouse, Le Crystal could be one of Chiang Mai’s best kept secrets.

Makkha Health & Spa Luxury Chiang Mai

Makkha Health & Spa

On a rainy afternoon in September, I went to visit Makkha Health & Spa, tucked neatly into a small soi in the old city, and a stone’s throw from the Ratchamanka Hotel. Despite Makkha being one of the top ranking spa’s on Tripadvisor I hadn’t come across it during my book research, and it was only…

Na Nirand Romantic Boutique Resort - Luxury Chiang Mai

Na Nirand Romantic Boutique Resort

It’s been almost 3 months since I visited Na Nirand Romantic Boutique Resort Chiang Mai, but hardly a day goes by without someone asking me where my Facebook profile photo was taken, and their response when they google search the hotel is ‘wow’! Opened in late 2016, Na Nirand has been the subtle star of…

Nancy Chandler Maps

Exploring Thailand with Nancy Chandler Maps

In Chiang Mai, Nancy Chandler needs no introduction. Almost everyone who has spent more than a few weeks in Chiang Mai will have discovered her colourful, quirky little map crammed with so many places that it’s a wonder how she ever 1) managed to walk all those streets and find the locations, and 2) managed…

where to stay in chiang mai

Where to stay in Chiang Mai?

Where to stay in Chiang Mai? – Your Home Away from Home Many people who visit Chiang Mai find that they love the city and keep coming back. It’s a great place to base yourself from when exploring Asia, thanks to cheap flights and great connections with Bangkok. It’s the perfect place to work remotely, take…

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Looking for Luxury in Chiang Mai city?

The new version of the book is available – the ultimate guide to finding 5 star luxury in Chiang Mai city. If you are looking for a holiday to remember, with amazing food, affordable prices and a glimpse into some of the most stunning hotels in and around Chiang Mai city, then look no further.