Back to Bangkok: and so our tale is done.

Thursday 7th April Miles on a train: probably about 120 Miles cycled: 15    After an unexpected day off on the 6th (I caught whatever Eric had – it was the final revenge of the cucumber slice) we were on our way.  Would we be able to get our tandem onto the train from Sakeo…

“That was hard!” Phrao to Chiang Rai

An account of cycling from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai: part two Monday 4th January Miles: 36    Today’s job was to cycle from one valley to another via a mountain pass.  On the flat, approaching the mountains.    The climb started off pretty nice, with a combination of steep and shallow inclines.    Admiring…

Chiang Mai to Phrao via a very sticky waterfall

An account of cycling from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai: part one Saturday 2nd January Miles: 36    After almost a week off we were back on the road, next stop Chiang Rai.  We exited Chiang Mai on the larger 107 road, and then just before Mae Rim turned off onto the smaller and quieter…