Mae Sa Valley

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  1. DavidFL

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    1982 Country House in the Mae Sa Valley, one of my favourite hangouts for many years.
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    1982 Poppy Fields near Hmong Nong Hoi, up in the Mae Sa Valley.
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    Late 1980s. Hanging out with the elephants at Pang Hai, by Hmong Lodge.

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    Nice One! An Oh How the Mae Sa Valley Has Changed!!! Along with the Rest of the World! You are Lucky to have Experienced the Untouched Years in Thailand.
     
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    With the Hmong in Mae Khi.

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    maybe late 1980s / very early 90s.
     
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    Building the Mae Khi Road..

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    late 1980 - early 90s?
    They put the power lines in & not too long after they started on the road..
    Government planning.
     
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    Building the Mae Khi road, late 1980s

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    nice story david
     
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    Just love these classic pictures!!! Keep em coming! :happy1:
     
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    Country House....2nd Feb 1982

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    Nong Hoi 2 Feb 1982

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    no cabbages in those days, only opium poppies

    Ex wife Oi, mother of my 2 sons

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    Nong Hoi, Hmong hill tribe village.
     
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    21st October 1978...on the way to Mae Rim / Mae Sa....

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    I think this is R107 the Chiang Mai - Mae Rim road.
    The Shell petrol station I think was near the old immigration office, which became Chang Puak police & is now the Forsenic Police office.
     
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    The Nong Hoi poppy fields 2 Feb 1982....

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    not a cabbage to be scene.
     

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