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Heading norff (Thailand) - Chiang Mai

Trekking, elephants and cooking

all seasons in one day

Hello hello,

This is going to be a photo-blog-post as I just got back from a week of something I can't wait to write about, so i'll let the photos talk on all things Bangkok, Chiang Mai, trekking in some hills, riding elephants and bamboo rafts and learning how to cook Thai style

Floating markets at Ayutthaya

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Catching Thai life ... elephant, biker, Buddhist

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Getting to know the Bangkok night life...

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Amazing meal on sleeper train heading north to Chiang Mai (puts UK public transport meals to shame)

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Sleeper train blue land of nod

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Trekking group - English, Dutch, Kiwi, Australian, Danish, South African ... all hitting the hills.

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Steps up to Wat Phra Thart Doi Suthep, Chiang Mai

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Baby Buddhist meditating

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Many bazaar things at the night markets, Chiang Mai

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Trekking in the hills

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Hill tribe kitchen

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Sunrise in the hills - warming up the rice fields

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This elephant didn't want to take us for a ride, just kick back instead...

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Learning to cook - 'Chilli is sexy' was the favourite saying

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Thai green curryyyyyyyy!

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Heading back south

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Next blog ... one week staying at a Buddhist temple ... it might be a long one...

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Posted by tom_e_free 08:24 Archived in Thailand

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