The best streetfood in Chiang Mai – Everything you need to know

The best streetfood in Chiang Mai – Everything you need to know

Our Chiang Mai team go out regularly to try street food from all over the city then they report back to us what their must-try dishes are and where to find them. Book a street food tour with us and discover the hidden gems of Chiang Mai’s extensive food scene....

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24 hours in Bangkok

24 hours in Bangkok

The Thai capital of Bangkok is not unaccustomed to tourists. In fact, it’s always packed full of them! Even though some parts of this chaotic city are a little too touristy for our liking, that’s not to say that there aren’t plenty of fun things to do in Bangkok. If...

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The complete guide to: Chiang Mai travel

The complete guide to: Chiang Mai travel

From temple-hopping and eating your body weight in street food to shopping vibrant night markets and exploring waterfalls, there’s slim chance you’ll be bored in charming Chiang Mai. Even if you never left the walls of the Old City, with its meandering alleyways and temple-studded streets, there’s something interesting to...

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Things to do in: Bangkok

Things to do in: Bangkok

From world class street food and gold Buddhas to exhilarating tuk tuk rides and the best Thai massage of your life. Get the lowdown on the best things to see and do in Bangkok from our local guide , Nancia… Discover the hidden gems of Wat Ratchanatdaram and Loha Prasat...

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The Complete Guide to Bangkok travel

The Complete Guide to Bangkok travel

Colourful, chaotic, beautiful Bangkok is the first spot for many travellers eager to explore Southeast Asia. But Thailand’s capital is also a must-see city in its own right for a variety of reasons, from cheap and delicious street food to awe-inspiring cultural attractions. Whether you’re just passing through or settling...

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Ultimate guide to being vegan in Bangkok

Ultimate guide to being vegan in Bangkok

It’s not always easy to travel as a vegan, but you can rest assured that in Bangkok, you won’t have much trouble. While it may not seem like it at first glance, the bustling city is home to a wide variety of restaurants and street stalls serving up tasty vegan...

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Ultimate Guide to vegan food and healthy eating in Chiang Mai

Ultimate Guide to vegan food and healthy eating in Chiang Mai

Thailand is heaven for anyone following a plant-based diet; the country’s love of spice and heat means the food you eat will never be boring! Here’s our local guide Amy’s tips on the best vegan and vegetarian food in Chiang Mai: Local Foods Khao soi is a traditional dish from...

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Best street food in Chiang Mai: Som tam by Toy Rose Sab

Best street food in Chiang Mai: Som tam by Toy Rose Sab

The annual #streetfood50 Awards recognise the top street food vendors around the globe, handpicked by Urban Adventures’ own local guides-in-the-know. Local vendor Toy received top accolades from our Chiang Mai tour guides for the best street food in Chiang Mai in 2018, for her som tam recipe. Mali Chaiya, who...

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How Courageous Kitchen inspires marginalised youth through food

How Courageous Kitchen inspires marginalised youth through food

Down an unassuming residential street of Bangkok, Dwight Turner and his colleagues are helping refugee youth to find their way in a country they don’t know. His charity, Courageous Kitchen, is dedicated to “inspiring marginalised youth through the power of food.” Through cooking classes, dinner parties and other food-focused activities,...

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My cooking class with young women in Bangkok (who happen to be refugees)

My cooking class with young women in Bangkok (who happen to be refugees)

I visited Bangkok because I had to. I was headed to Chiang Mai and since it was my first time in Thailand, I thought it was silly to not at least stop by. Being from New York City, I should have known better. I had imagined Bangkok filled with tourists,...

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