Areas in Chiang Mai:
Chiang Mai is the second largest city in Thailand. It is situated in the mountainous North of Thailand. It is a nice and laidback city. The main attraction in Chiang Mai are the over 300 Buddhist temples that you can find spread out all over the city.
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But there is more than just temples that makes the city so popular for tourists. Chiang Mai is becoming more and more interesting for those who look to go shopping and trekking.
(Wat Chedi Luang in Chiang Mai)
Those who like to check out local handcraft and typical Thai food can have take a look at the Sunday market in Rachadamnoen Road in the historical centre. This market always attracts a lot of tourists and locals. The night bazaar is also worth a visit.
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