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It is Thailand's fourth-largest city.

On a plain at an elevation of 316 m, surrounded by mountains and lush countryside, it is much greener and quieter than the capital and has a cosmopolitan air and a significant expatriate population, all factors which have led many from Bangkok to settle permanently in this "rose of the north".

Inside Chiang Mai's remaining city walls are more than 30 temples dating back to the founding of the principality, in a combination of Burmese, Sri Lankan, and Lanna Thai styles, decorated with beautiful wood carvings, Naga staircases, leonine and angelic guardians, gilded umbrellas and pagodas laced with gold filigree.

Wink Travel Guides introduce you to the best world travel destinations, in a clear and concise way, illustrated by photos.

GENRE
Travel & Adventure
RELEASED
2019
August 28
LANGUAGE
EN
English
PUBLISHER
Wink Travel Guide
SIZE
14.7
MB

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