The city of Chiang Mai is located about 700 kilometers north of Bangkok, which is the capital of Thailand. Until the 18th century Chiang Mai was the capital of the Lan Na Kingdom. Located on a high plain surrounded by mountains, the city is an international crossroads with a mild climate. Known as a "city of healing," Chiang Mai is acclaimed as a spot for resting both body and mind making it a popular tourist destination. In this episode we explore Chiang Mai and meet its residents who love their traditions and enjoy life in this peaceful city.