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Our boat up to Nong  Kiaw  

Our boat up to Nong Kiaw

From Luang Prabang - Laos to Hanoi – Vietnam in 5 days

March 6th 2010
Mission statement From LP our plan was to head east to the vietnam border visiting the caves at Vieng Xai on the way. Vieng Xai is the “town” where, during the period 1964-73, USA bombers dropped enormous amounts of ordnance targetting the Ho Chi Minh trail and the Pathet Loa resistance who hid in their thousands in caves which they transformed into an underground city. Although it s ... read more
Asia » Laos » West » Luang Prabang

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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