Holiday in Chiang Mai Thailand
Author: TT Date Posted:10 September 2012
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What's your next holiday destination?
Want some where quiet, beautiful and relaxing..yet plenty to see and fun. Chiang Mai has them all.
Chiang Mai is Thailand's second largest city, but in terms of quality of living, tourist attractions and development potential, it's second to none in Southeast-Asia. The city is famous for her friendly people, beautiful women, refined handicrafts, cool climate and stunning mountain scenery. More than three-hundred temples, among them some of the most beautiful and revered in the entire Buddhist world, give the city an atmosphere of calmness and timeless elegance. Chiang Mai has a distinct international atmosphere with many foreign businesses and organizations (NGOs) locating in the city over the past decade due to her excellent infrastructure with international direct flight connections to all countries in the region including China, Singapore, Malaysia, Burma, Cambodia and Taiwan.
The quality of living is unsurpassed. Accommodation and food are of the highest standard at very low cost. Entertainment is plentiful with
numerous festivals, outdoor activities and great nightlife. Genuine adventure is to be found in the immediate vicinity of Chiang Mai with jungle tours, rafting, elephant riding and hill tribe villages to visit. Shopping is great, be it for handicrafts, clothes or luxury items. Everything can be found at great prices in stores ranging from small family-run shops to world-class luxury outlets and shopping malls. In a recent survey by the Asiaweek magazine, Chiang Mai was ranked as the 9th most livable city in Asia east of Kabul. Everyone visiting or living here would attest that it's in fact number one.
Chiang Mai has 3 seasons
Cool Season : Late October to end of February.
Average temperature is 21 degree Celsius and colder at night.
The coldest months are December and January.
Hot season : Early March to the end of May.
Average temperature is 29.9 degree Celsius. The hottest month is April.
Rainy Season : Early June to the end of October.
Average temperature is 25.5 degree Celsius. September is the month that it rains a lot.