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Sep 18, 2007 - The White Wat Floating to Chiang Mai

Work up this morning at 4am to thunder and rain. When I ventured out I found the hotel surrounded by water. Fortunately only our street was flooded and we made our way out of town. On the way to Chiang Mai we stopped at a beautiful wat. Wat Rong Khun. It is a contemporary wat and is wonderful. The artist has blended history with his own art. It is in Thai but click on the link and then click on some of the thai letters at the bottom of the page. http://www.watrongkhun.com/ We moved on to a hot spring, Mae Chedi. Sales women swarmed around...

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Nov 23, 2005 - To Soppong and Cave Lodge

23 November - To Soppong and Cave Lodge Took the 0830 bus to Soppong. On the bus chatted to a nice English couple, Gabi and Engin who are travelling for up to one year and taking in South America, Japan and Australia, so quite a busy trip. Arrived at Soppong just after 1000, they were going on to Pai. I had decided to stop here as 8km away are some caves of interest, also another chance of doing some trekking. Near the caves is Cave Lodge - accommodation that my old company had used for family trips in Thailand, which sounded really nice,...

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