The locally preferred form of transport is personal motorbike and, increasingly, private car.
East gate Tha Phae Gate of the city wall The modern municipality dates to a sanitary district that was created in 1915.
It has the power to issue ordinances by laws that do not contradict with the laws of the country.
It is 700 km 435 mi north of in a mountainous region.
In a town where the train only comes a few times a day, where there's scarce entertainment, where there's only one local supermarket and rice paddies as far as the eye can see, in such a rural town, one day Mai, an elementary schooler who lives with her father, has a fateful encounter with a fallen beauty.