Chiang Rai

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Bangkok, visit three An email from the repair shop told me that my laptop had been fixed, so I booked a flight back to Bangkok. I collected the lappy from the shop, watched a terrible film (Olympus Has Fallen – …

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Chiang Mai

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Bangkok, visit two I had to return to Bangkok to drop my laptop off for a repair – apparently it hadn’t appreciated the soaking it had received during the waterlogged truck ride to the Golden Rock in Myanmar. Being the …

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Bangkok – visit one

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I arrived in Bangkok a broken husk of a man. Getting to the hostel at 4am meant that my bed would not be ready until 2pm, but fortunately the staff could see the state I was in, and let me …

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Koh Tao

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Getting There There are many ways to travel around South-East Asia – low-cost flights, comfy VIP coaches, battered local busses, trains, ferries, songthaeuw – and my chosen route from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Tao in Thailand used as many as …

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