Jan 242014
 
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The route 105, 1175

Total distance 260 km
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I managed to get an early start today so I was determined to finish off where I turned around yesterday
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It was a very cold morning so it was four t shirts and trousers under my riding gear with the windproof liners in too, that did the trick and I was not cold at all
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I finally reach the village or maybe it was two of them close together after a long rough ride, I certainly made the right decision in turning around yesterday afternoon
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Exploring a track and this is as far as I can go
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Pleasant greenery at this place
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An easy to remember village name at N17.30743 E098.65488
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I wonder if this village is cut off in the rainy season
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Here was where I really thought I was in the shit, the bike died on me as I was going uphill and I was wondering how many days before I was going to get back to Mae Sot.
It didnt want to start so I left it while I ate my lunch, I tried again, the motor spun freely but wouldnt run, finally it started and sounded as though it was flooded for a few seconds then it ran fine.
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The school appeared to be closed today and the kids were running around the village
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According to the GPS I was well in the water but here it is in the distance
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Solar powered street light?
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He looks a bit the worse for wear
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Back at Famous Ray’s and they actually sell proper beer here, none of that lager rubbish
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Double burger and fries for 150 Baht

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