Chiang Mai is one of Thailand’s most culturally significant cities in the highest mountains of the country in the north. Sitting astride the Ping river, the city has resolutely retained its Thai culture in all its attitude, aspects and atmosphere.

Chiang Mai has made it to TripAdvisor’s 2014 list of “25 Best Destinations in the World.” A picturesque city with a unique travel experience, Chiang Mai comes highly recommended.