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This was taken in a crowded songthaew (a Thai shared taxi made by adding a roof onto the bed of a pick up truck) headed back to Chiang Mai from Mae Hong Son. Mae Hong Son is a town and province about six hours away from Chiang Mai. To get there you have to survive – and I’m not using this term lightly – 1864 curves in the road through mountainous jungle. Between the twists and turns, hills, questionable drivers and unpredictable oncoming traffic, it’s enough to make those with even the strongest of stomachs start to feel a little queasy…