Our next station in the Southeast Asian cherry-picking tour brought us directly from Siem Reap to Luang Prabang in Laos. You think that Laos is remote and that few travelers would spend their dollars in this obscure country? Forget it... it is almost as packed with tourists as every corner of Southeast Asia! There are less tourists than in Thailand and because Laos is landlocked you won't find the... Read Full Entry
Nalan - children back from the rice fieldsRice culture is very important for these communities and the whole village is involved in tasks concerning rice. These children didn't go to school that day because they had to help the teacher in the rice fields.