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Travel Blogs from Mae Sai
... for the comfort of my Mazda back home! It's also impossible to talk to one another because the wind is so loud, so I got pretty bored on the back. Although the reviews that the Golden triangle said that it was a waste of time and there was nothing to see, both Justin and I really enjoyed our day! We got to explore around the Golden Buddha, tossed coins into the belly of a big fat Buddha, see the famous triangle that points to the countries in different ...
... getting set up. As a lot of the stalls werent ready we decided that we would go back at lunch time.
We wanted to go and see a few temples as we heard they were very interesting and beautiful in Burma. We got hold of a tuk tuk that agreed to take us to all the 3 known temples in that city for 200 Baht (they use Baht also here as its so close to the boarder and they get more money out of it as there currentcy isnt very stronge.)
He took us ...
... is white because the artist says that gold is a color for those lusting after money. It is also covered in many tiny mirrors that reflect light and represent knowledge that comes through enlightenment. The main theme of the temple is Buddha vs a demon and nirvana vs death. Outside the temple there are many representations of death and evil such as hands coming out of the ground, skulls, gargoyles, and even some characters from popular movies such as the predator ...
... the back of the head of her elephant like a pro. Barry needed just a bit of help. For me they had Bo actually lie down and 2 mahouts boosted me into position. Ah, so far so good. And then sweet Bo stood up. OMG!!!! In the last few years I have broken and sprained my R foot, blew out my R knee requiring surgery, and smashed my wrist from just standing and falling for no good reason. So, I became terrified up there, NOT happy. ...
There were two reasons for going to Mae Sai, firstly it is as far North as you can go in Thailand and sits on the border with Myanmar (formally Burma) which we wanted to visit albeit if only for a day. Secondly it would be our base for exploring what is called the Golden Triangle, an area where the countries Laos, Thailand and Myanmar all meet in beautiful countryside.
When we first arrived we couldn't actually find anywhere to stay for quite a while. Mae Sai ...
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