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Jan 31, 2012 - Phayao.
31 January. Early wake up at Smith Residence, we had a good breakfast and then we checked out from there. At 9.00 o’clock, the pre booked tuk-tuk driver showed up. After that a quick transport out to the bus station. There we had an almost airport look-a-like check in. 10.00 o’clock the bus departed from Chiang Mai to Phayao. The trip took about 3 hours on mostly very good roads. Half of the trip was on the road towards Chiang Rai and this road I have been travelling before. I was only one occasion when the bus have to climb over a montain...Jump to full entry
Sep 29, 2008 - To Phayao
Up early for a reasonably tasty breakfast with coffee (chinese hotels seem to serve the most bland tasting breakfast, with no tea or coffee) before going out to buy a couple of blank CDs to back-up my photos and a couple of second-hand books to read. I arrived at local bus station in plenty of time for the 11am bus to Phayao only to be told it was full and the next one was at 1pm. A long hot wait in the bus station was followed by an even hotter journey on the bus, on which the air conditioning seemed to have failed (and no opening...Jump to full entry