Amazon cafe > Wang Tha Chan (61km)

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I’m not really into taking pictures these days. I haven’t done any extraordinary things since I came back in Thailand. The last night was okay, surprisingly not too noisy. I’ve found a spot at the back of the petrol station with trees and grass (as you can see). Yesterday, during I was setting up my camp, a woman passed by so I told her I was going to camp here just one night. I don’t really know if she was agree or not but nobody came to kick me out, fortunately :-) This morning, I packed everything and came back to the same Amazon cafe. I stayed there all day and cycled later this evening with a bit a night cycling too.

Map.

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A wider view shows you a bit more precisely where I slept last night. I definitely prefer the bush but that was convenient.


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The days has passed pretty quickly and I’m now on the road again. I made a mistake earlier, like 20km ago… It was raining and I didn’t want to check the map on the phone to keep it dry but I missed a turn and cycled all the way up to the wrong direction (see map). I got a bit lucky, because when I realised that, there was only one road, not far from where I stopped, that led me to the right direction again.

I’m now back on track and the rain has stopped so it should be better.

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Kind of boring then…

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Just before arriving to the crossroad where I will join the right road, the one I should be on since the beginning, I’ve found a nice little place where to have dinner. Once that done, I will do some night cycling to compensate the mistake I’ve done earlier. Not a big deal.


And that’s what I’ve done! The road was pretty straight, easy and kind of boring. The side of the road was quite wide so I felt safe enough. Lots of trucks overtaken me but nothing unusual happened. I’ve finally reached a town with a petrol station where I could take a shower. I didn’t find any good spot at the back but luckily, across the road, there was a construction site with free access to it. I jumped on my bike, get on the other side of the road and cycled silently towards that building. At the back corner of it, I found a nice spot with a big open room. As always, there was enough poles to hang my hammock in the best position. 10 minutes later, I was asleep :-)

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