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Me and the bicyle crossing the Mekong River, Luang Prabang  
   

Me and the bicyle crossing the Mekong River, Luang Prabang

An ode to lovely Laos (no sex please it's illegal)

May 8th 2009
*Apologies for the appalling photography in this entry, all will be explained* Sahbahdee! Or “hello!” to you and I. After taking an overnight sleeper train from Bangkok to the border town of Nong Khai I finally got out of Thailand and into Laos. I then crossed the Thai-Laos Friendship Bridge to Loas immigration where I paid up my 30 US dollars for a "visa on arrival" and ... read more
Asia » Laos » West » Vientiane

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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