eMagazine by TAT Los Angeles – December 2013 (Vol. 2 No.12)

Amenities Inspired by Local Culture

Amenities Inspired by Local Culture

The most memorable trips are the ones that offer a taste of local traditions with your travel and sometime you don’t even need to leave your hotel to find them. Jennifer M. Wood of the Condé Nast Traveler featured the Mandarin Oriental Dhara Dhevi among the top hotels for amenities inspired by local culture.

Modeling itself on the historic Lanna Kingdom, which saw the city of Chiang Mai become a mecca for arts, culture, and architecture in the 13th century, hotel guests can participate in an extensive range of traditional Thai activities, including cooking, rice planting, weaving, flower arranging, kickboxing, and the occasional buffalo ride. More >>


Mandarin Oriental Dhara Dhevi

Photo Courtesy of the Mandarin Oriental Dhara Dhevi, Chiang Mai

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