Journey to Laos March 20th 2010 Hello again.
Stu and I survived our 20 bus journey to Hanoi, it wasn't very nice as we had to go at the back of the sleeper bus, I was wedged between Stuart and a Vietnamese guy and didn’t' get any sleep really.
We arrived in cold and rainy Hanoi, very tired, so we quickly found a room in the old quarter and caught up on some sleep.
After some sleep we ventured out to explore the new area. H ... 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
I decided to take some time off from the work and pursue a lifelong dream to travel. Starting in Thailand and then plan to do as much of South East Asia as possible. This is my travel journal. ... full info