Chiang Mai Highlights


Gallery Seescape

Just off of Chiang Mai’s epicentre of hip, Nimmanhaemin Road, Gallery Seescape is an experimental art space that offers both thought-provoking modern art, and an impressive brunch spread. Owned and...


Lanna Folk Museum

The unassuming exterior of the old colonial-style Provincial Court from 1935, which houses the Lanna Folk Museum, does not lead on to the history-packed scenes of traditional Lanna life inside....


MAIIAM Contemporary Art Museum

When MAIIAM Contemporary Art Museum opened a few years ago, the creative community around not just Chiang Mai but all of Thailand rejoiced. The space showcases culturally powerful Thai modern...



Golden Triangle Hang Dong

Though Golden Triangle is in Hang Dong, around 40 minutes outside the city, the open-air galleries of the two-hectare store sticks to Chiang Mai’s artistic, rustic narrative with its shady...


Sop Moei Arts

Incredibly stylish products and aesthetically pleasing space aside, Sop Moei Arts stands out in comparison to other boutiques that dot Wat Gate. The brand has been working with the Pwo...


Vila Cini

Though it might be the intricate teak exterior and antique doors that initially draws you into Vila Cini, it’s the silk products here that have made it a covetable destination...



David’s Kitchen

Between immaculate linen, informative staff, and personalised welcome name cards at your table, David’s Kitchen doesn’t skimp out when it comes to top-notch service. It is also the reason why...



Dining at L’Elephant, just off Nimmanhaemin Road, feels like enjoying a meal at the home of a quirky art collector. Walls are painted bright shades of blue and green, each...


The House by Ginger

Dine in the stylish quarters of this home-turned-cafe for amazing curries, fresh vegetables, and plenty of photogenic tipples. Here, Victorian-style velvet couches accent rooms plastered with floral wallpaper in bright...


Woo Cafe

Airy and overflowing with flowers and lush plants, Woo Cafe offers the perfect place to while away a morning in Wat Gate, with the Ping River just across the street....



Drinksmith & Co.

The burgeoning cocktail scene in Chiang Mai is one to watch, and the bar making headway is DrinkSmith. The dimly-lit drinking hole’s cozy-yet-refined decor and impressive back bar set the...


The House Lounge

Set in the back of the old colonial mansion built in 1937 that houses The House by Ginger, The House Lounge serves cocktails inspired by the property’s rich history in...