Asia | South East Asia | Thailand | North Thailand | Chiang Mai – The joys of life: thai massage and thai cooking
It took some time and determination, but I made it to Chiang Mai in time!
Nobody seemed to know the massage school I was looking for however, so I have reverted to well established names and enrolled myself in a Thai Massage course…
Quite a tiring business, but I love doing it – when I’ll be back I’ll need to practice, so beware!
Chiang Mai is a nice place, where people seem to really live, rather than survive as the people in Bangkok do… Real houses, gardens, a leisurely pace of life, beautiful hills around, people enjoy life here.
That also comes out in their love of food!
Good Thai food that is!
So being the gourmet that I am, it was quite impossible not to learn at least some of the trade and cook thai for a day. The only problem was that the portions were for 2, but my cooking partner was vegetarian, so I had to eat everything by myself! At the end of the day, almost rolled myself back to the guesthouse….