Randi is the co-founder of Just a Pack a website devoted to teaching Americans and others how to travel on a budget. She is also a re-occurring blogger for HappyCow, trained in culinary arts, and is a certified health coach. Randi is currently on a round the world trip and and has traveled to four continents, 21 countries, and too many cities to count.
Not sure about the scuba diving but here is some information on my blog that you might find helpful...it includes an accommodation option. http://www.justapack.com/cost_of_backpacking_travel_caye_caulker_belize.html and tips on things to do http://www.justapack.com/caye-caulker.html... See More
I was just in Chiang Mai a few days ago and flew to Krabi, which is the closest town to Railay Beach. The flight was about $80 and well worth it. The alternative is to take a bus or train from Chiang Mai to Bangkok... See More
Try The Modern...I think you can fit 60 people in their private room and the view of the sculpture garden is beautiful. I've had several events there and it is always incredibly done. Another great place is Aquavit. See More
Hi, it really depends on what you're in to but here are some options on accommodations. The latter two would apply for budget travel: http://www.justapack.com/top-hotels-chiang-mai-thailand.html . I just left Chiang Mai so feel free to ask about anything. Randi... See More