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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...

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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...

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