A hard day at the office (Mae Sariang to Hot)

A record of cycling the Mae Hong Son Loop: part four Wednesday 23rd December Miles: 65     Due to the distance between towns, today would have to be a big day both in terms of distance and ascent. We just hoped that the bike would behave itself.  Our morning began with our biggest climb. For…

Pai? I like Pai.

A record of cycling the Mae Hong Son Loop: part one Monday 14th December Miles: 35    At 7.40 this morning we said goodbye to the house that had been lent to us in Mae Rim, and hit the road, aiming for the 1095 which would take us up into the mountains and on our…

Finally at Chiang Mai! (From Li to Mae Rim)

Cycling from Bangkok to Chiang Mai: part five Saturday 5th December Miles: 68    As the next big city after Li was Lamphun, we decided to stop slacking off and try cycling beyond midday. Our excuse until this point was that it was too hot to cycle in the afternoon, but now we’re reaching the…