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A walk across a bridge…Myanmar overland

We climbed on the back of a full songtheow, our bags slung on top, and made our way to the border. Before we even crossed things began to change. In Thailand’s Mae-Sot men were wearing skirts (or longyis), women had their faces painted (Burmese Makeup) and so many people smiled as we passed them in the streets. We must be getting close to Myamar.

The gate to Myanmar

The gate to Myanmar

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