doi luang chiang dao summit

Offbeat mountains of Northern Thailand : Doi Luang Chiang Dao

Offbeat mountains of Northern Thailand : Doi Chiang Dao As part of our blog series focusing on Northern Thailand’s incredible mountains, it’s time to reveal one of our all-time favourites – Chiang Dao (also referred to as Doi Luang Chiang Dao “ดอยหลวงเชียงดาว”) is a magnificent, rugged limestone mountain towering 2,225m above sea level overlooking the rice…

Songkran water fight Chiang Mai

Songkran Water Festival Chiang Mai 2017

Songkran (aka the Water Festival) is perhaps the most anticipated festival of the year for Thai people and Chiang Mai is renown for being THE place to celebrate. This iconic festival which celebrates the Thai New Year and officially takes place from 13th to 15th April is the longest and most important public holiday in Thailand where…

Random elephant encounter in the jungle, Northern Thailand

World Challenge Expeditioners join us for rafting and trekking in Chiang Mai

Every year we organise a variety of off-beat adventures for secondary school students participating in a World Challenge Expedition. These expeditions are student-led and through experiential learning teach relevant life skills whilst challenging students mentally and physically. More than 7,000 students from all over the world organise their own expeditions in a variety of developing nations each year.…