The Chiang Mai Womens Correctional Facility (read: Prison) is in the heart of Old Town Chiang Mai. And here, the ladies are offered a chance to learn a trade. Some women learn how to make clothes or other handicrafts, some learn Thai massage. Continue reading
Today presents a full schedule of activities. We start out at a Butterfly and Orchid Farm, then a quick stop at a local market before heading to a waterfall / water slide. They we have lunch and head to the river for some white water rafting and a bamboo raft ride. Finally, we visit an elephant adventure park. A big Day indeed. Continue reading
Today I visited yet another temple. What can I say, they are relaxing and beautiful. This temple is across the street from the main Chiang Mai University campus, so I thought it would be a nice stop after my trip to the art museum. But, the weather was perfect, the lighting excellent, and the clouds magnificent, so I turned around and made this my first stop.
Today is all about food. I spent the day in a Thai cooking class!
The Thai Farm Cooking School was recommended to me by good old Deborah Courtney of Meditation/Coffee-with-a-Monk/Lady-Boy Show/Shakedown-by-the-Bangkok-Police fame. She attended a few days ago and raved about it…now I am about to do the same. Continue reading