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Relaxing on the slow boat  

Relaxing on the slow boat

Laos - Luang Prabang and the Mekong back to Thailand

October 28th 2008
The journey to Luang Prabang was long (7 hours with a brief stop for food and comfort - Gary having particular success using the squat toilet without mishap - a proud moment!)) and windy, but had some of the most spectacular scenery of the trip so far. Arriving early evening we had enough time to wash up and wander through the night market before dinner. Luang Prabang has one of the nicest and ha ... read more
Asia » Laos » West » Luang Prabang

Lao or Laotian Flag Laos was under the control of Siam (Thailand) from the late 18th century until the late 19th century when it became part of French Indochina. The Franco-Siamese Treaty of 1907 defined the current Lao border with Thailand. In 1975, the Communist Pathe... ... read more
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Tot: 0.118s; Tpl: 0.007s; cc: 4; qc: 28; dbt: 0.0199s; 28; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 2; ; mem: 6.4mb