CHIANG MAI STUDY & LIFE ENJOYMENT
QUESTIONS ABOUT MY ACCOMMODATION
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN MY ACCOMMODATION? A private clean room with aircon, wardrobe and private toilet. Utilites as water supply and electricity must be paid by the student directly to the accomodation premises monthly. The buildings include typically massage, restaurant, vending machines, drinking water, taxi and laundry service.
DO I HAVE TO SPEAK THAI IN MY ACCOMODATION RESIDENCE? Most of emplyees speak some English. Still you are encouraged to learn basic Thai. Not only will help you but it will also be fun!
WHAT IS THE DISTANCE OF THE ROOM TO THE SCHOOL´S FACILITIES? In general students stay in the same building which is 10 minutes by car away from our facilities.
QUESTIONS ABOUT THE CITY LIFE AND TRANSPORTATION
HOW CAN I MOVE AROUND CHIANG MAI? There are many ways to do it. You can call private taxis (Uber and Grab Taxi operate as well in the area and you can download the apps in your smartphone easily). You can also use the classic tuk-tuks or rot-deng (shared taxis). It is also possible to walk but expect hot and humidity. Also and highly recomended is to rent an scooter motorcycle, it will help you to get independence and discover this exciting city.
ABOUT FOOD, RESTAURANTS AND NIGHT LIFE. Chiang Mai is very well know for its variety and diversity of restaurants, bars, clubs nightlife and live music. Most of the restaurants offer very reasonable prices.
ABOUT HEALTH CARE. HOW IS THE QUALITY OF THE HOSPITALS OR CLINICS IN THAILAND? Thailand is famous for being a medical hub due to the quality of its hospitals. Most of the private hospitals are typically covered by health insurances and their service quality is above than the public ones.
DOES CHIANG MAI HAS AN INTERNATIONAL AIPORT? Yes. CNX airport offers many daily flights direct or with scales to well know cities in Asia as Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore and many others.
DOES THE AIRPORT RECEIVES INTERNATIONAL LOW COST AIRLINES? Absolutely yes! Check the websites of Air Asia or Lion Thai Airlines among many others.
ABOUT CULTURE AND EXCURSIONS. WHAT EXTRA ACTIVITIES CAN I DO IN CHIANG MAI? Elephants excursions, Flight of the Gibbon, bunggy jumping, jungle trekking, thai cuisine, thai boxing, visiting temples, massage, buddism, etc. The place offers the best of the best experiences in the Asia continent surrounded by the real Thai lovely experience.
HOW MUCH BASIC THINGS COSTS ON A DAY-TO-DAY LIVING? Most of the basic need are quite unexpensive. Examples can include lunch for 3-4 USD or a taxi ride in a rot-deng for 2-3 USD. It is also possible to rent scooters for 4-6 USD/day.
IS CHIANG MAI SAFE? Absolutely yes. Most of the rankings position the city as one of the safest in Asia and in the world.
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