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Thailand - Northern Region
- Chiang Mai - Living in Chiang Mai
There are many UK citizens who are currently living in Chiang Mai area,
be they there on a six month over-wintering trip as Snowbirds,
a one-year work project or retired. Chiang
Mai offers a fine quality of life,
with great weather and climate, with plenty to see and do - what could
be a more satisfying setting.
Chiang Mai is less than an hour’s flight from Bangkok and the modern
Chiang Mai International Airport receives you into a different world.
The city and the people have retained a distinctive northern Lanna Thai heritage
and traditions, together with their gentle ways and lilting accent
that is unique to this part Thailand.
There are now half a dozen international schools in and around Chiang Mai,
dozens of churches, fine sports clubs and other modern conveniences. But
one of the most alluring reasons why so many expatriates choose to live here
is the beauty of the people and the city.
If you are interested in joining the other UK expats in the seven hundred
year old city of Chiang Mai with a population of under two hundred
and fifty thousand – then the city is big enough to command a wide
selection of first class amenities such as schools, restaurants, entertainment
plazas and shopping complexes, whilst still intimate enough to be friendly
and convenient to get around.
So whether you are here on an extended holiday or are ready to retire
in paradise, there are a number of estate agents pleased to offer their services
to help you find your perfect rental accommodation or even your own property
in and around Chiang Mai city.