S.V. Place

277 Maesai-Chiangsaen Rd., Chiang Saen, Chiang Rai, 57150, Thailand | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai - Hill Tribe Immersion (Part 2)

A travel blog entry by oliviasgapyear

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... my left wrist while holding my elbow in my right hand, and each person in the circle attached a handmade cotton string to my wrist. Adomu then handed me two boiled eggs to eat the following day, one as I was leaving the village, and one for lunch. Em and Kan both gave us strings as well. The Akha people perform ceremonies for everything, and this one in particular is usually performed when someone has to leave the household or the village for an extended period of time ...

North we shall go!

A travel blog entry by andynemz

... another sang-theaw to take us to the Chiang Mai bus station. We arrived early enough to get a sandwich for lunch and drinks for the bus before boarding. The VIP bus was very posh, there were only 3 seats to each row and they were very comfortable. We enjoyed ourselves with a bit of wittertainment while a dubbed version of pacific rim played on the coaches TV. Outside the scenery was lush and green with a few ...

Visit to a village

A travel blog entry by tkerrone

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... worker, and two retired teachers - a very well educated group! And there were were, walking up to a village with no paved roads, no running water and no electricity. The contrast between our "Western" lives and the lives on the people in this remote village in Laos are immense. Collectively, we have experienced more than this group of people could possibly imagine. As our boat drew near the beach, several children came running down to the sand ...

Not Noble by Birth, Yet Noble by Deeds

A travel blog entry by dmauger

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... to change it. One major difference obviously is that King Bhumibol started on top and helped those at the bottom where Che Guevara had to revolutionize (unfortunately through violence) his way to the top. Personally I think that King Bhumibol is a better role model.

Both King Bhumibol and his mother are considered great heroes. His mother has a particularly special story, coming from a poor family to be the King's mother. Not noble by birth, yet noble by ...

Entry into Laos....

A travel blog entry by bridgetluke

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... bus. We had to wait in town for about 6 hours before the bus left so we just sat in a bar and played our new Kalaha game. We boarded the bus at about 6pm and we had been put on the back seat which was a result as there was much more room and we sat next to a hilarious couple from Sydney who kept us entertained for the 12 hours. They had retired early and were using the rent money from their big house in Sydney to travel the world and it sounded like they have ...

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