How We Roll

4:30 (in theory)  Wake up – thanks to the beeping of Anshuman’s watch or a chorus of roosters

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5:00  Eat a breakfast of fruit, bread, and occasionally Maggi Mee

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5:30 – 6:00  Get on the road!

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7:00  Our first Breakfast stop (hopefully after about 25km of riding)

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7:30   On the road again…

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8:30   Stop to take a photo of someone and their chakrayan (bicycle)

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9:30  Get lost, ask for directions with exaggerated hand gestures and our disintegrating map

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10:00  Shade and Food Break

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11:00   Stop to take a photo of a cock fight

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11:30 – 13:30   Eat lunch and chat about life, our families, methods of applying sunscreen, our favorite foods, etc.

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13:30  Start riding, only to realize that Kei has a flat tire

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13:31 Fix itIMG_4374

 

14:30  Stop to take a photo of someone and their chakrayan

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15:00 – 16:00 Ask for a nearby Wat (Temple) where we can sleep. Arrive at the Wat.

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16:00  Laundry Time

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17:30 – 18:00 Find Dinner (likely at a Monk Initiation ceremony/ party)

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18:30 – 21:00 Group reflection, writing, reading, wander around, walk, pray with monks, Push-ups with Master Marcus, Abs with Anshuman, Yoga with Kei

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21:00 (in theory)   Long- awaited sleep!

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