We visited a Long-neck Village, without having done any research about it…we definitely should have! We only realized after we had arrived, that this is not an ordinary village but a tourist attraction where the ladies are set out like in a zoo! 438 more words
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As mentioned in our previous post we signed up for a half day tribal village trek/visit in the afternoon from the Hilltribe Museum.
With 40 minutes before the tour started we scrambled for some lunch and as 1.30pm rolled around the clock we were ushered into a vintage Station-wagon and on our way to our first tribe, the Karen Tribe. 433 more words
During my short but insightful trip to Thailand, I encountered a strange but fascinating tribe located in the north of Thailand.
‘The Karen’, is the name of the tribe and they have historically lived in the hills on the Myanmar (formerly owned by Burma), side of the Thai Border. 243 more words