Lazing in Laos, Cruising Cambodia, Shenanigans in Shijiazhuang March 1st 2010 Zac wanted to call this entry 'Laos and Cambodia and Shijiazhuang with a bit of Beijing in the middle and the end all a little bit before returning to oz for just a short time before once again returning to beijing where it will be slightly warmer but not as warm as Australia' but Sof said it wasn't catchy enough. On reflection, Zac agrees. Kinda.
The day before heading off to Laos, it was -15 ... read more
Asia » Laos » West » Vientiane 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