AnneMarie and Andrew

Annemarie and Andrew – Trekking Asia

Chiang Mai: Cycle Ride


Posted on Jan 13, 2014

We hired a bicycle each for the day and decided to cycle to some of the more distant attractions in Chiang Mai. Our first stop was Museum of World Insects and Natural Wonders. It’s only a couple of miles out of the centre of Chiang Mai and is an incredible place to visit. It is a private museum, housed in the converted home of Mrs. Rampa Rattanarithikul. She spent 50 years of her life studying insects, mosquitoes mainly. There...

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Hoi An: Bike Ride


Posted on Dec 14, 2013

Hoi An isn’t far from the coast, only a mile or so. Not surprising considering Hoi An was once one of the most important trading ports in south east Asia. In the morning we wandered around Hoi An seeing the ‘ancient’ houses, meeting places and temples but in the afternoon we hired a bicycle each (95p in total) and decided to head for the sea. The river splits a lot when it nears the sea so we had to take a bit of a...

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