Burma, or as the current junta likes it to be called, “Myanmar”. One of the most secretive, corrupt and oppresive countries left in the world. What does it take to do a “road trip” into this mysterious place? It can only be done at one entry point and on one highway, Tachilek.
Many visitors to Thailand cross at this border post to renew their Thai entry visas, but are not allowed to go any farther than the town proper. A large market of cheap Chinese and counterfeit goods is also a popular attraction. But what happens when you do leave the city and attempt to venture out on you own? Read this trip report……..