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Burmese Tea House: Myawaddy

Today border crossing Mae Sot (Thailand) to Myawaddy (Burma).

The border crossing was almost completely empty and unstressed.  Very different to the Mae Sai crossing in the far north of Thailand. 164 more words

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On the road like Kerouak: didn't shave, didn't comb, don't care

Last visa run.  Every two months falangs (non Thais) have to travel to another country to redeem their tourist visa.  Some do not like this and see it as an unwelcome inconvenience.  317 more words

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Taos and onward to Colorado

Anne’s bike is purring as we leave Santa Fe heading north at lunchtime. What a change from last week. We are “back on the road again” as Anne likes to sing often as we leave in the morning. 917 more words


Enjoying the land of enchantment in Santa Fe

After crossing into New Mexico, the Land of Enchantment, and visiting the tourist centre for maps and hotel/motel discount vouchers, we get to Tucumcari on Route 66. 1,540 more words


Across North West Texas

We are greeted by a blue sky and sunshine after weathering tropical storm Bill, the second cyclone of the season originating in the Gulf of Mexico. 867 more words


All is big in Texas

We have arrived at our hotel in Clear Lake, Houston, having dodged all the storm showers on the way.

Time to lock up the bikes and take our day pack from our top box and as we are going out, I also take my ‘town’ shoes and handbag out of my pannier and check-in. 1,393 more words


It makes me smile

As I have ridden over the last week or so, a few sights caught my eye and have brought a smile to my face. Here they are, while I buy myself a day or so to finish my post on Houston!! 45 more words