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Day 281 – Thai-Laos border crossing

After arriving at a hostel late last night near the Laos border, we were woken at 7am and taken to another guesthouse for breakfast of eggs and toast. The border crossing was over a river. You got a stamp out of Thailand … Continue reading

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Day 280 – Sunday night market in Chiang Mai

Our last day in Chiang Mai which turned out to be a short stay. You could stay for over a week in the city but we felt like it was time to get to a new country. We had a lazy … Continue reading

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Day 90 – Time difference between Chile and Argentina

When arriving in a new country by plane, there is never an issue about the time differences as when you land you get the usual spiel from the captain about the time, temperature, etc. But when you cross borders by … Continue reading

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Day 89 – San Martin de los Andes / Pucón border crossing

Our alarm was set for 5am this morning. It was still dark outside and very very cold! As arranged with the hostel owner, we met him downstairs and jumped into his car for a lift to the bus station! This … Continue reading

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Day 70 – Meeting up with friendly faces in Mendoza

We arrived in Mendoza early in the morning and checked into a cheapish hostel which gave us a dorm room in what appeared to be the basement. No complaints though as they let us check in and shower as soon … Continue reading

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