It was. And literally just a couple of hours up the road from my home here in Chiang Mai. :)

Jealous! :) I loved Chiang Mai and thought it’s a good place to stay for longer. Didn’t know about that tribe there before reading your post.

16 years for me in CNX now... LOL - I'm a solo mom with a 15 year old half-Thai daughter. I run a herbal products biz here Moving closer to the Burmese border soon. Be in touch for a coffee next time you're in the 'hood. :)