Lovely Laos ! April 10th 2010 Hello all, here is an update on the travels so far….
We left Vientiane on a short 3 and half hour coach trip to the beautiful village of Vang Vieng.
We arrived in the afternoon and instantly loved the place; the small village with just 3 main roads is set amongst huge mountains and next to the nam song river.
We found a beautiful room for 50,000 kip which is under £4 with hot water and cable T ... read more
Asia » Laos » West » Vang Vieng 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