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Chiang Mai

Thailand

The city of Chiang Mai is located in the mountains in the north of Thailand. Founded in 1296, it was the capital of the independent kingdom of Lanna until 1558. Its old town includes the remains of ramparts and moats testifying to its past as a cultural and religious center. It is also home to hundreds of elaborate Buddhist temples, such as the 14th-century Wat Phra Singh and the 15th-century Wat Chedi Luang decorated with carved snakes.

$1000 / month

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Internet
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1) Why is so good to live in Chiang Mai ?

The weather : Bangkok is famous for having hot weather all year round, with a few rainy seasons. April is the hottest month in Bangkok with an average temperature of 87 ° F, and the coldest is December at 79 ° F. September is by far the rainiest month, although the season extends from May to September . Which doesn't mean it rains all the time

Internet : One important thing that you need to run your business and online business is to access a quality Internet. In general, Bangkok offers an average Internet speed of 27 Mbps, You will also find in the city that it is easy to access free Wi-Fi

Safety : The city is relatively safe but it is also a huge and lively city with a large number of tourists. For this reason, there are many pickpockets and bag robbers, so always be careful with your belongings. When it comes to staying safe, you should especially pay attention to taxis, street vendors. By always being careful, you will not risk anything.

Cost of living : In Thailand is the Baht (THB), and $ 1 = ฿ 33.

Above all, you will need to make sure you have cash, as many places do not accept cards.Bangkok has a reputation for being cheap and easy going.

Delicious food is easy to access, with famous Thai street food costing around 200 ฿ for a full meal. Even in the center you will find it easy to eat cheap and good. The city is overflowing with supermarkets scattered around.

2) Where should I live in Chiang Mai ?

Sukhumvit and Asoke Sukhumvit which is one of the main arteries of Bangkok is a huge district which combines assets for daily life. It is rich in shops and restaurants offering flavors from around the world. The nightlife is also very lively, it is a district which attracts tourists and expatriates because if it is practical it is also very "chic".

On Sukhumvit Road, there is also the Asoke district which shares the same advantages as the previous one. It has several large shopping centers (notably Terminal 21) with many shops, restaurants and cinemas. Benjakiti Park, a green space surrounding a lake, is also nearby. Silom and Sathorn Located south of Bangkok, Silom is one of Bangkok's business districts, but the place is more than just offices. Numerous hotels, restaurants, nightclubs also make it a popular leisure spot at night.

The southern part is more residential and family. This district has the advantage of being very close to Bangkok’s largest park, the Lumphini. The Sathorn district has the same characteristics as Salom which it adjoins. These neighborhoods are very popular with expatriate families for their standing, their calm and the range of amenities to carry, including international schools, of course. Thonglor and Ekkamai Thonglor and Ekkamai are neighborhoods (the two names correspond to those of two neighboring streets) renowned for their chic bars, shops, nightclubs and trendy restaurants. They are very trendy and highly prized by wealthy Bangkokers and expatriates.

Nearby, renowned hospitals (which is not lacking in Bangkok), like the Samitivej Hospital, are also installed.

3) Where can I work in Chiang Mai ?

At the coffee shop :

At the coworking space :

 

Details :

Internet
8/10 22 mbps
Peace
6/10
Hospitals
6/10
Nightlife
8/10
Places to work
9/10
Startup score
8/10
Free wifi City
8/10
Fun
10/10
Walkability
10/10
Humidity
8/10