Lampang Wiengthong Hotel
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Be even nicer with a pool, although it does have a piano that plays itself..
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... a good place to live. Except for the whole lack of hot water thing. I took the fastest shower on record and I still think I got a mild case of hypothermia.
That afternoon we journeyed to the village’s famous waterfall, which you had to hike quite a ways uphill to get to. It was absolutely stunning though. It seemed to go on forever. We climbed up stairs that were partially taken over by trees and roots, ...
... the forest fires from terrorizing the forest belonging to Mae Kampong. Furthermore, no one may cut down a tree without a permit from the village leader granting permission. The river is also carefully guarded, because water is essential to daily living and the health of the forest and crops. Household plumbing draws water directly from the river as it cascades through the mountain. Because the river is small, each ...
... They sell the extra electricity back and sell tea and coffee that they grow to provide income. Their work with homestays is also a part time source of income. In 1997 (2540 of Buddhist calendar) the community started their own credit union that provides savings ...
... effective for certain illnesses. Once again we were able to see the resourcefulness of the Thai people, and learned that combined with western medicine, eastern or traditional medicine also has a part to play in caring holistically for the individual.
We continued up the mountain at grades that I’m sure most vehicles would not be able to handle until we reached the village. The roads were so narrow, it ...
... as I did.
This morning we had class in the morning with Thai faculty to learn about community assessment. We will be putting our knowledge into practice assessing the village. We are specifically looking into what health resources they use most frequently.
After our class and lunch we started on our way to the village and made a stop at Mae On Hospital. This is a small community hospital that practices Western medicine for in patient acute care and ...