Ahhhh.....Laos July 4th 2006 We have spent the past week and a half in Laos and we’ll apologize in advance that this will be a long blog with lots of pictures!
A Brief History of Laos
We left Thailand and splurged (using Paul’s birthday money) on flights to Laos. We flew Lao Airlines, which is a bit of a sketchy airline, since they don’t publish their safety records and are rumored to land by sight. But we made in sa ... 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 a Canadian couple, Dawn & Paul and we have decided to take a break from our jobs and travel for 6 months in Africa and Asia.
"A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step."
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