Just before the annual festival of the town, some bridges on the moat to the old town were decorated with many lanterns. I jogged around the moat surrounding the old town early in the morning. I am not sure the resource of the electricity of the town but they were so beautiful.
The chicken soup called "Ga soup" in Thailand, was so nice and tasteful with moderate accent of Asian spice. Other members of our delegation were a little bit tired and went to bed. Please do not get caught in dubious massage shop near Tapae Gate.
After the dinner and the entertainment in "Khum Khantoke", 139 Thetsaban 2 Sai Nai Alley, Nong Pa Khrang, Chiang Mai, I was eager to wrap up the nigh with "Pho", Thai or Vietnamese Rice Noodle with chicken soup.
The small tribes' dancers in Chiang Mai performed so well in their own traditional attire during the dinner show in the restaurant They added a value and a twist to teir own tradition and culture to make up a show business.
A common language and the order must be required to keep a country and a nation even in not-imperial countries. This Buddhism Tower and the statues had been the landmark of Lanna Dynasty flourished in Chiang Mai for many years.
My counterpart in Chiang Mai received us so kindly with ample hospitality. We have to receive them likewise when they visit Hokkaido and enhance the exchange between Chiang Mai and Hokkaido. Odds are developing a new souvenir sourced locally in Chiang Mai may become a first success.