Luang Prabang January 29th 2011 19/01/2010 - 21/01/2010
From Nong Khiaw we all took the boat to Luang Prabang. It was a slow ride, a good 7-8 hours, but good fun. A bit lucky sometimes, hitting some rocks, engine not working properly, but still made it! Luang Prabang was actually the first real city in Laos.. also a lot of tourists. Finding a (cheap, vacant) guesthouse would not be easy. The men would take up this task and we ... 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
Already some time ago I decided to go on a long trip to South East of Asia, around 5 to 6 months.
The route I would like to do is: Russia -> China -> Vietnam -> Myanmar -> Thailand -> Laos -> Cambodja -> Maleisia.
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