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Last notes from this trip

After crossing the Lao-Thai border we went around northern Thailand rather quickly. Mae Sai was as before but the market area around the border seemed ever more busy, Mae Salong hadn’t changed much since my last visit in 2002, neither had Chiang Rai. We took a cooking class Chiang Mai, which was fun. Pai had […]

A month in Myanmar

I spent 26 days in Myanmar, 3.1.2008—29.1.2008. My route was pretty much the common tourist route: 3.1. AirAsia to Yangon 5.1. overnight bus to Nyaungschwe (Inle lake) 8.1. overnight bus Mandalay 11.1. bus to Hsipaw 13.1. bus Kyaukme 14-16.1. Trekking near Kyaukme 17.1. Bus to Mandalay 19.1. Boat to Bagan 22.1. overnight bus to Yangon […]

Mae Sai

Decided not to go to the beach just yet, but go north instead. Before that spent some more days in Bangkok. The kings birthday on December 5th was crowded. Heading north i took an overnight bus to Mae Sai. It’s the northernmost place in thailand, small town growing around a four lane highway hitting the […]