Jan 252016
 

Total distance 73 km
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A cold cloudy windy morning here in Mae Sot but then finally the sun appears with its much diminished powers
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The wind is making the reservoir look more like the sea
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Not quite so breezy along here
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A new road by the look of it
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At times the wind is blowing lots of dust up making things a bit unpleasant, it would have been better if it had rained hard last night just to keep the dust down
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These appear to be enjoying the cold weather about as much as I am
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The girl wearing the headphones was a very happy person, cheerfully chatting in good English as she walked by
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A few more shacks out along here
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I go round in a loop and now to see where this new road being prepared goes to
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I follow it southerly until I cant get any further and wonder where it will hit Hwy 12, I guess on the ring road near to Makro
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The snake was sunning itself and surprisingly found enough warmth to move rather rapidly once I approached
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A cold but enjoyable days riding with a late start and an early finish which was a good thing as it started raining virtually as I got to my room.
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Annoyingly I left my warm hoodie and long trousers in Mae Sariang foolishly thinking that I wouldn’t need them
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I am invited to my friend Robinson’s house for dinner tonight for some lovely Sri Lankan food which I used to enjoy at his former restaurant and then his takeaway which both sadly no longer exist
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A delicious beef curry

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