Take a tour of Thai City of Chiang Mai in Chiang Mai, Thailand - part of the World's Greatest Attractions travel video series by GeoBeats. Chiang Mai, located in the north of Thailand, is a beautiful city with a dizzying array of things to see and do. It is the capital of a province of the same name, and has become a major economic hub of trade and society. This ancient city was founded in the late 13th century, and quickly rose to prominence due to its strategic location. Though it is an international city, with a mix of many nationalities, Thai culture is still predominant and distinct. Chiang Mai is a bustling locale with many exciting sights, from night clubs to museums to displays of Thai traditions and rituals. It is a major religious center in Thailand and boasts over three hundred Buddhist temples throughout the city.