The Golden Triangle

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The Golden Triangle, apart from a classic McGyver episode, used to be a huge opium and heroin producing area shared between Thailand, Myanmar and Laos

Now it is touristically “shrank” to Rop Suak, a village in the exact location where the three borders meet where the small Suak river flows into the Mekong
You can visit the two opium museums, take a boat trip around the borders and visit a small island in Laos without need of a visa. Apart from that there is not much else to do and the town goes to bed rather early 😉
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