Chiang Mai is a land of jagged peaks and colorful hill tribes, an adventurer's paradise and a playground for seasoned travelers. Moats, canals, and ancient Lanna temples and ruins give the city a timeless and romantic feel. Visitors will enjoy visiting the over 300 Buddhist temples and will be amazed by the variety of handicraft items and antique furniture. There are multiple lively nightlife great places as well excellent regional cuisine eateries. Visitors are drawn to the city by its energy, whether they are looking for a trekking adventure or a spiritual awakening as they travel from monastery to monastery.