This is the level of the water during the November 2013 flood. The water receded after 2 weeks leaving about 1 foot of mud inside all of the buildings and destroying all personal belongings. Goin, his Burmese staff and the children cleaned up after the flood themselves.
Future Light Infrastructure Project Planning 2014 November 14th 2014 After a brief tour of the Maesot market and general layout of the town we made our way back to Future Light this morning. Our plan this morning is to review all the potential projects and select those that we can afford to pay for this year and those that will be of most benefit. After a detailed discussion of the pros and cons of each project we narrowed it down to 4 listed in priority order. 1) ... read more
Asia » Thailand » North-West Thailand » Mae Sot A unified Thai kingdom was established in the mid-14th century. Known as Siam until 1939, Thailand is the only Southeast Asian country never to have been taken over by a European power. A bloodless revolution in 1932 led to a constitutional monarchy.... ... read more