Sa Bai Di, La Kon & Khob Chai February 13th 2008 When we walked across the runway from the plane Ellies first comment was "It's just like New Zealand but warmer"
The flight from Vientiane was short and sweet in another turbo prop. The views of the little mountain villages were fantastic.
We had bought some warm coats in Vientiane, due to the cold weather there and expecting it to be a bit cooler in the evening in the mountains. Shame really co ... 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
We are leaving UK to travel round the world with my Hubby (Russ) and 2 daughters Ellie (10) and Aisha(6) on the 1st September 2007 We are spending a month in the USA, then 6 weeks in NZ, 6 weeks in OZ, then we have 4 months in Bali, Singapore, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and Thailand... then back to UK... Looking forward to it, and hope to be able to keep up with this blogging thing so that all those back home in the rain can see our adventures........ full info