Tonight I had dinner with friends in Chiang Mai JK Internet Cafe’. Stella cooked big spaghetti with a rich sauce including meat.
Dao and Eam (not sure about the spelling) preparing food.
June preparing lovely skewers.
Eating on carpets on the floor.
For the after meal, what’s better than dried seaweed . . . → Read More: Dinner with friends
Yesterday I’ve been to the dentist in Chiang Mai. The clinic is near Three Kings’ monument (Saam Kasat) and it’s called Mukmai Dental Clinic.
I think doctor Suttipong is very good and speaks English very well too. Above is a view of the clinic entrance hall.
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Lotus flowers, flower garlands and incense sticks can be bought by the shops. Prostrating and praying can give you merit.
This Monday and Tuesday are Buddhist days, a religious holiday for Thai people. This is named Asalha Puja. It was on this day that the Lord Buddha preached His sermon to followers after attaining enlightenment. The day is usually celebrated by merit making, listening to a monk’s sermon, and joining a candle lit procession during . . . → Read More: Buddhist days
This building under construction is enlighted because they are actively building it during the night. This is normal in Chiang Mai.
Today I bought some Rambutan fruits from a street vendor.
And I’ve visited a Buddhist temple near here. I don’t know the name.
Buddha and cat. A little cat escaped from a dog and found shelter near the big Budda.
In the evening I went to have dinner in . . . → Read More: Rambutan and Temples
I’m settled in Chiang Mai, it’s a good place for working. Lately there has been a lot of rain, and there is some little flooding. I think the situation will be worse a month later when it will rain more and more.
The three wheelers parked is a tuk tuk, a typical “taxi” . . . → Read More: Working in Chiang Mai
Yesterday I flew from Bangkok to Chiang Mai with Air Asia.
Waiting for my backpack in Chiang Mai.
My first worry was to find a good accommodation for a Month. My friend Dao gave me her motorbike to go around easily. I saw about 5 places. This one for instance has a great daily . . . → Read More: Chiang Mai