Getting Dengue Fever in Laos June 12th 2010 One night I played tennis and immediately afterwards found myself incredibly exhausted. So tired I couldn't keep my head up at dinner. I was resting it on the table while I ate. I assumed this was just normal from the exercise in the heat. But I awoke around 1 AM in the morning, unable to sleep. I fell back asleep, only to wake up a few more times. About the fifth time I awoke, I realized somethin ... read more
Asia » Laos » West » Luang Prabang 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
"I haven't been everywhere, but it's on my list." - Susan Sontag
"Life is short and the world is wide" so we better make the best of it. I support doing what makes your heart happy while helping to make other people's hearts happier. For me, that means exploring the world and taking chances, investing myself in the places and activities that fascinate and thrill me.
While travelling I learn, share and help as I go. I supported my adventures through all sorts of work: cooking, bartending, teaching English, writing, per... full info