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... friendly. We went to the night market for dinner as this would be our last chance. This particular night market was really nice. It had proper dining tables and chairs surrounded by all of the stalls selling their food. We picked and pointed to order what we thought would be the ingredients for stir-fried noodles. Instead we got our stir-fry (delicious) but then received - separately- a plate of mushrooms, a plated of ...
... who spoke a few words of English (I made many 'friends' especially at the jade market. A veritable plethora of different nationalities -great for people watching- and many of them speaking English. My favourite was my Bangladeshi 'friend' shouting "my friend, ganja ganja" across the whole market).
On my first evening as I was making my way to the night-market for some fresh food I was approached by a nice guy from Myanmar who was in the ...
Ruili is right by the burmese (Myanmar) border in China. It's more tropical here - much more humid. We get to Ruili then take a taxi to the JingPo village where we do a homestay. The people are friendly enough but it's hard work especially at night when we stay in the same room as the youngest son and our guide Suzy. There's no mosquito nets so we get eaten alive even though we put some heavy duty deet on and the beds are rock hard. The ...
A good story in the Australian newspaper about the situation in Burma:
THE tarred and guttered road that runs through
the new part of the sleepy town of Nansan in the remote south of
China's Yunnan province suddenly turns to dirt. As it continues,
there's a small border post, and lo, it's the northern part of Burma's
multi-ethnic Shan state.
... the northern province of Shanxi were freed after their families paid ransoms to kidnappers in Myanmar. They had gambled themselves deep into debt in Myanmar when they went to Yunnan seeking work. Another group of 124 migrant workers from the northeast were stopped at the border crossing into Myanmar in December, after also having been told by human smugglers that they would find work in ...
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