Getting fat in Luang Prabang July 29th 2011 After crossing the Mekong into Laos, we headed straight to the Immigration desk, got our visas (1 month, $35), got stamped in and then found a hotel to crash for the night with the intention of catching the slow boat to Luang Prabang the next day. The hotel charged us in Thai baht which suited us just fine as we didn’t have any Laos Kip, something which didn’t matter at all as everywhere acce ... 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
So.... After a couple of years of planning, which started almost as soon as we set foot back home from our previous travels, we've booked our first flight to Berlin, from there we're heading east.... When are we coming back? When we're broke or fed-up of life on the road, whichever comes first.
In these years we've added a couple of new members to the team, Nate and Gabe, our two beautiful sons. They'll be traveling with us, so these travels are going to be unlike any of our others.
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