the guidebook is out. See the real Mahasarakham. Not someones dream, not 10 years ago, not where I think things might be, but the real deal. It is a province worth a visit.
Archive for May, 2011
Thirawat Hospital I am doing a bit of preliminary work on some things I will be doing soon in Kalasin. So doing a search for “Arts, Culture and Tourism Promotion Centre Kalasin”, I came up with a large number of hits, my favorite being this one “This is an information centre in Thirawat Hospital and provides knowledge to those interested in local arts and culture of Kalasin
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Tourism in Thailand Isaan or is it?
Wat Thung Setthi is in the southeast section of greater Khon Kaen just inside the ring road. It is a little place that is dusty and dirty. I was surprised to see a walking meditation path, but not surprised to see it wad junk on it and had not been used in some time.
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Wat Thung Setthi, New Chedi and more in khonkaen
I Have added The sedge mat village to the Mahasarakham Map. I went to recheck some data and to try to follow a sign just before the lake which points to a “Mat Factory”, which I am now 90% convinced does not exist
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Baan Phaeng, Mahasarakham, Wat Chaiprasit Murals (mobile)
Dun Lamphan No-hunting area is also home to the mealy crab and a very interesting nature walk. Part of it is a peat bog forest and part of the area deciduous dipterocarp forest.
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Dun Lamphan No-hunting area, Amphor Na Chueak, Mahasarakham, Isaan 23.05.11