Mae Chaem Archive

Organising Thailand Tourist Visas From Singapore

The first port of call after having my Australian passport renewed was the Royal Thai Embassy in Singapore to organise our 60 day Tourist Visas. For those of you who aren’t aware, Australian’s receive thirty (30) days of free tourist visa access if they fly into Thailand. If you enter by land then it

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Magic Travel Blog – Trip Update 2

Time for Magic Travel Blog’s Trip Update 2! It has been about six weeks since we last did an update. Our first update was from Kuala Lumpur all the way through Malaysia, into Thailand, up to Chiang Mai where we went to the dentist a lot. We ended our trip update just before we

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Advice For Doing the Mae Hong Son Loop

We have now successfully completed the Mae Hong Son Loop. It was a lot of fun. We met some interesting people, saw some beautiful scenery, rode some great roads and generally had a good time. Based on our experience I have some advice for anyone else who is planning on doing it. Carry water

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Mae Hong Son Loop Day 1 – Chiang Mai To Mae Chaem

The big day has finally arrived! We woke up early, checked out of the fairly nasty place where we spent our last night in town and headed to Mr Mechanic to pick up the motorcycle that Tanya would dub “the menace”. No major problems picking up the bike. The motorbike was there, ready and

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