ROUTE : Chiang Mai – Samoeng Loop

One of the riding route recommend by a Chiang Mai bikers I met while on my way to Pai – the Samoeng Loop. It can be done in half a day, and in either direction. I’m an early rider, so unfortunately most of the coffee…

Bolaven Plateau

18th October 2015, Pakse. I met a cyclist yesterday while on the way back from Hong Nang Sida. While sharing our trip and exchanging travel tips. He told me about riding the loop over Bolaven Plateau.This got me interested. It is a shame I did…

Hong Nang Sida

17th October, 2015. Muang Champassak. While searching for the Vat Phou (Wat Phu) in Champasak, my GPS led me to the closed side gate. Unaware the main entrance is on the other side of the complex. I could only admire this ancient Khmer Hindu ruin…

A Bridge No More . Kelantan

16th April 2015. Coming back from Songkran festival in Krabi & Hatyai, my first and most probably my last. Its nothing of a cultural festival that I was expecting, with the addition of pressure water gun, iced water and some color dyed. Yes it was…

Road to Stung Treng

16th October, 2015. After a uneventful and unscheduled stop over at Pursat. A noisy and chaotic small town located along the National Highway 5. I can’t wait to set off by first light to Stung Treng, the closet town to the southern border of Laos,…

Lonely ride in the wild

Oct 15, 2015. Koh Kong, Cambodia Having successfully crossed the border the day before, today is where the fun begins. While having dinner at a river side hotel, I decide to check with the waiter on the road conditions where I am heading. Well, none…