Chiang Mai

A travellers diary – The Tuk Tuk Club 11 Day Adventure: Days 10 and 11

Our very last day on the Tuk Tuks and our longest journey ahead, all the way back to Chiang Mai.  It was a poignant day for us as it was the first anniversary of Chloe’s death.  I had already asked … Read More

A travellers diary – The Tuk Tuk Club 11 Day Adventure: Day 9

We were treated to another chill out day today.  After a leisurely breakfast, we were taken by truck to the local hot springs which were heavenly.  It was quite strange to be bathing in such clean warm water. We then … Read More

A travellers diary – The Tuk Tuk Club 11 Day Adventure: Day 8

We were up early again this morning to start our road trip to Pai, one of the most famous mountain towns in Thailand. On the road again by 9am, with a stop at a temple and monastery which had a … Read More

A travellers diary – The Tuk Tuk Club 11 Day Adventure: Day 7

David and I woke up early and went for a swim.  We then had breakfast.  It was Graham’s birthday so Mr Tony gave him a birthday pancake.  Sadly, we couldn’t do the planned trek today as there were serious fires … Read More

A travellers diary – The Tuk Tuk Club 11 Day Adventure: Day 6

We had an early start this morning as we all wanted to give offerings to the monks.  We met at 6.30am and then walked to the local market.  It was fascinating as there was all sorts of things to buy … Read More

A travellers diary – The Tuk Tuk Club 11 Day Adventure: Day 2

We all got early and had breakfast.  We then met up with Bruce, Tik and the family.  Our plan today was to go and visit the elephants.  After we had all changed into the local Thai outfits, we met Papa … Read More

A travellers diary – The Tuk Tuk Club 11 Day Adventure: Day 1

After an amazing night’s sleep at Na Nirand hotel in Chiang Mai, we had a delicious breakfast of passion fruit, guava juice, eggs, bacon and coffee.  Bruce then picked us up and we met the rest of the group at … Read More