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dusky view of mekong from pak beng  
   

dusky view of mekong from pak beng

Slow boat on the Mekong to Pak Beng

January 20th 2020
One has to cross upstream, higher up, to come downstream properly… ~ Lao Proverb HE SAID... Today we were travelling southeast from Chiang Khong (Thailand) to Pak Beng(Laos). We woke early (5:30am) to catch the sunrise and prepare for an early morning border crossing into Laos. We headed down to the breakfast area of our guesthouse (which was located on the rive ... read more
Asia » Laos » West » Pakbeng

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: 2.465s; Tpl: 0.01s; cc: 5; qc: 26; dbt: 0.0204s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb