Phonsavan and the Plaine des Jarres August 16th 2006 The day after I arrived in Phonsavan I visited the Plaine des Jarres, it was really pretty boring. Had I known, I would have skipped Phonsavan and taken the long way to Luang Prabang through Nam Nouan and Nong Khiaw...oh well, perhaps next time.
Le Plaine des Jarres ne vaut franchement pas le detour, quelque vielles jarres en pierre et puis c'est tout. Si j'avais su j'aurais pris un autre chemin ... read more
Asia » Laos » East » Phonsavan 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
Off to Bangkok on 5 August and then up to Laos - my first time ever in Asia.
That was in 2006, in 2007 I did some travel in France and Spain which I didn't bother to blog but in August 2008 I'm going to India and will be blogging from there.
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