A great selection of photographs by Brian Smith from Canadian operator Adventurocity who recently joined us on our Mae Salong trek in northern Thailand. The more..
Just leaving Chiang Mai for the start of a Northern Laos and Golden Triangle tour so a drive through the mountains to Chiang Rai today more..
Great light on this photogenic reclining Buddha at Wat Phra Singh, Chiang Mai. Cheers!
Taken in the Chiang Puak night market in Chiang Mai – you can almost see the patiently waiting customers mouth’s watering at this khao kha more..
Actually a private, French language, tour for honeymoon couple Aurore and Jacques with Jean-Daniel tagging along as guide/tour-leader/gooseberry on their Northern Thailand tour, so here’s more..
Here’s an updated list, including photos, of the Thai national parks and wildlife sanctuaries either featured in our All Points East tours or regularly included more..
Whilst Tai groups had probably been gradually infiltrating southwards into what is now northern Vietnam, Laos and Thailand for several centuries from their homeland in more..
Posted a few pix before of the famous ‘White Temple’, Wat Rong Khun, in north Thailand’s Chiang Rai province but had a particularly great sky more..
The new tourism Bible or just more trouble than it’s worth!? Ok so it’s ‘democratized’ travel reviewing – now anyone can be Joe Cummings for more..
Just about to fly from Bangkok to Chiang Mai after finishing our latest Cambodia Overland tour (but more of that in a later post) so, more..
Pix by guests on this New Year special, North Thailand – Hills of Mae Salong tour. Songkran, the Thai New Year, falls on April 13th more..
Elephants in Thailand, and particularly the role in the tourism industry of these charismatic giants, can provoke some unusual reactions in people; emotive and misinformed more..
As we see it a tour of Laos or Vietnam, should include a tour of Lao and Vietnamese food so here’s a brief run down more..
Well ignore my earlier post! It’s now cold and wet in Chiang Mai, which is really pretty unheard of up here in March. Strange! The more..
According to this article the word for blue and green is the same in Hmong, though I reckon that probably depends on which Hmong dialect more..
Now we’re not complete technophobes at All Points East but our passion lies primarily with travel not computers so it’s with some dragging of heels more..
Although the ambulant Akha street vendors of Khao San, Tha Pae and other tourist hot spots are very successful and the Lisus in Pai night more..
Various bits and bobs we’ve bookmarked over the last couple of weeks but kind of forgotten about……..kicking off with a request from the UK office more..
Cobra Gold military exercises kicked off earlier this month in Chiang Mai and since then it’s been tricky getting a seat in Central Huay Keow, more..
Chiang Mai’s ‘Walking Street’, Sunday Market stretches from Tha Pae Gate almost to Wat Pra Sing, taking in many of the side streets along the more..