The Imperial Golden Triangle Resort
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We left Chaing Mai, promising to be back, and thinking about all the things that we hadn't done (although not regretting the cat cafe!) and managed to get the time wrong to leave. I had in my head 9.15 when we were actually leaving at 9am. Mikkel politely came and asked us at 9am whether we needed any help with our bags... we realised at that point we were late, however everything was packed and we were just enjoying the ...
... cell with cemented walls and hardly any light so it was very gloomy. We also had some big cockroaches running all over our bags etc, so we were glad we were here just the one night. In the evening we had dinner at our hotel restaurant, very average, and they put a film on in the lobby.
... have been travelling here for hundreds, if not thousands, of years, and the caves are now home to over 4000 Buddha statues in all states of repair that people have left after their visit. The lower cave is an easy climb up some stairs, where as the upper cave is up a steep set of some 200 steps and is is pitch black at the back - it's kind of spooky seeing the Buddhas by torchlight. Just a little bit further down the river, we stop at Ban Xang Hai, a small village that ...
... be straight sailing, but I was in for another nasty surprise. The minivan driver on the other side took one look at my white skin and declared the fee for taking me to town would be 25,000 kip. Or 100 baht, if I preferred. It was unbelievable. Again I explained that I was told the price would be 20,000 kip and that I simply didn't have any more cash, and again my attempts to bargain were going absolutely nowhere. Stuck yet again. I even tried hitching ...
... 8230;..aside from all the bugs! So I quickly settled at the end of it to have better views from my seat.
Well, that definitely turned out to be a bad idea since I chocked on the never-ending fumes from the truck’s exhaust pipe which proved to be a little bit too much for me to handle. I quickly changed place with Michel and ...