Imperial Mae Hong Son Resort
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... release them into the wild again.
On the way back we stopped at a mud bath/hot spring spa, and soaked our feet for fifteen minutes in very hot mineral water, until the skin started to peel. Good for my toe I think.
On our way into town we drove to the top of a big hill which dominated the town and had the most amazing 365 degree views of town and mountain. The was a large temple up there which could be seen for miles. The sun was about to set ...
I have managed to find the right mind set today. No more acting like a brat because the hotel isn't nice enough. Also, no more Dramamine because it makes me tired and grouchy. We grab breakfast at a busy restaurant near the motel. We pull the standard tourist move of point to something in the menu and see what shows up. What we got was akin to a scramble, just less scrambled. Two fried eggs filled the bottom of the pan with veggies and meat scattered across ...
... deep jungle, to rust-coloured corn fields and finally into barely discernible, tissue-paper thin outlines, too high to visually comprehend. Along the way, I pass through the villages of various hill tribes - clusters of bamboo huts, spiralling out from dusty main roads. In so many ways, I feel like I'm at the edge of the world. Incidentally, if you want to know the definition of incongruence, I recommend driving through a Red Karen tribe's village with Kanye "hurry ...
... only eat what's in season. as a westerner, this makes me feel half lucky and half spoiled. we were planning to take the bus to pai, but we got the times wrong. taking da's suggestion, we hitchhiked instead! first ride was with 3 village men and 2 motorbikes in the back of a rusty pickup. this was my first hitchhiking experience, and now i feel like a bad ass. (i'm sure my parents are wanting to kill me right now.) second ride was in a slick sports car. no one ...
... they didn't serve beer. We are lucky to survive to be able to tell the tale...
Well, actually, it wasn't that bad and we may have exaggerated a little, but you get the idea. Although every single westerner was actually wandering around like a little lost puppy for the following 2 days.
Pai was brilliant. It's a bit hard to explain why it was so nice. It just is. A pure backpacker haven.
Things we have learned
1. There's some bloody ...