Pia on Pai
Travel Blogs from Pai
... in the way down. Then, all of a sudden, out of no where this American guy on a scooter stops next to us after we've crossed a bridge and just say "hey guys, want to see some air" me and rob both just looked at each other as if to say what is he on. Then he revved his scooter right up and flew off super quick towards the bridge. On the end of the bridge we had just crossed there was a slight ramp and this nut job just powered towards this ramp and him ...
... and all I need to remember is that careers and jobs will always be around, but the peace and the experiences and people I am meeting now are in the end exactly where I want to be, and for once the quote 'Alone, is something you will be quite alot' is something that I am content with, and I am happy at being on my own for periods of the day. Reading books, playing with the dogs and going for long cycles in the mountains on a 3 gear bike.
... that was just wearing a piece of fabric to cover his lower parts and that was brushing his teeth and shaving. (I was out of the spring when that happened).
The hot springs are natural, and the water starts at a temperature of 80 degrees on the top, and runs down the hill getting colder on the way. I discovered that when I walked up where the water was running and burnt my feet :D
After the bath and breakfast, I got my minivan back to Chiang ...
... teabag that you put under your gum for 8 hours and it slowly releases nicotine into your system. Paul was really intrigued and ended up having quite a few from her despite not being a smoker!! The funny thing was, she would have one but also smoke a cigarette at the same time and when one was finished, she'd take it out and put another one in straight away before lighting up again.
We had a few drinks with them before calling it a night and going off to ...
... great host and even let me & Liam become the house band which we ended up doing a few covers every night and it went down a storm, particularly Liam rendition of Galway Girl - he was a wee local celeb.
Anyway that night we met up with our fellow travellers Amie & Jodie back from Chang Mai & carried on the night with them ending up at some hippie rave around a fire which i have very little memory of, the 60baht Chang pint where good! I ...
Other places to stay in Pai
245 Moo 1 Chaisongkram Rd, Pai | 4 star hotelfrom $46
119 Moo 2, Tambol Wiangnuer, Pai | 3 star hotelfrom $29
65 Moo 3, Pai | Hotelfrom $26
13 Moo 4 Rungsiyanon Rd, Pai | Hotelfrom $16
87/1 Moo3 Viang Tai, Pai | Hotelfrom $10