Buddhist shrine at Wat Mani in Mae Sot
Mae Sot is a town in north-western Thailand on the border with Myanmar.
It is notable as a trade hub and for its substantial population of Burmese migrants and refugees.
The town is the main land gateway between Thailand and Myanmar / Burma.
Itt has a reputation for its trade in gems and teak and people trafficking and drugs.
The Moei River is the natural border between Mae Sot
and the town of Myawaddy in Myanmar / Burma.
Guest House in Mae Sot
Gem stones on sale in Mae Sot
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