Quiet roads through the rice fields to Si Satchanalai (78/8816ks)

(written by Dave) Today was mostly a nice quiet ride through the rice fields of northern Thailand. This part of Thailand had some flooding a few weeks ago but it was minor and the rice crop seems to have come through ok. Today we saw folks transplanting crops, harvesting corps, drying rice on the back … Continue reading Quiet roads through the rice fields to Si Satchanalai (78/8816ks)

Whoo-hoo a rain-free day – Kamphaeng Phet to Old Sukothai (83/8738k)

(written by Nancy) We had a nice wake-up call this morning from the neighbourhood cats fighting and running around on the metal roof of our room.  Not a great sound early in the morning but we were both just hoping they wouldn't be attracted to our cycling shoes that we had left outside to air … Continue reading Whoo-hoo a rain-free day – Kamphaeng Phet to Old Sukothai (83/8738k)

Wandering the fields from Dan Chang to Hup Pa Tad (85/8478 ks)

(written by Nancy) We left the resort this morning before 7 with three possible destinations for the day.  But first we stopped at 7-11 for brekkie and a nice shot of espresso from the Cafe Amazon located right next door.  Many of the petrol stations here have both 7-11s and these cafes – it's always … Continue reading Wandering the fields from Dan Chang to Hup Pa Tad (85/8478 ks)