LAOS December 26th 2009 From South West Laos up through the Mekhong River/Pakbeng to the North East and back into North Thailand via Chiang Khong, travelling through Chang Mai and back to Bangkok.
The places visited in Laos were as follows; Lac Sao, Vientiane, Viang Vieng & Luang Prabang.
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Asia » Laos 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
I started travelling around South East Asia on the 9th October 2009, having left Jersey in the Channel Islands (UK) on 8th October '09.
I Arrived in Bangkok and was there for a few days before heading for Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos on a GAP Tour called the IndoChina Discovery Tour. This lasted 30 days.
I have since been to Patong Bay, Phuket. Koh Phangan and Koh Samui.
I am now in Sydney for Christmas and New Year. I then head to Alice Springs to visit Ayres Rock for a few days, followed by flying to Cairns to start the Oz Experience, taking 2 months to travel from Cairns to Melbourne. Wher... full info