Muang Sing + Luang Namtha January 29th 2011 13/01/2010 - 16/01/2010
Being in the north in Thailand I entered Laos in the north (or nordish) as well and I would work my way down to the south as such, last stop 4000 islands. Entering Laos was easy, just take a small boat to cross the river and receive your visa on arrival, 35 dollars, made in 10 minutes.
I have to admit, things really change once you cross that river, very different from ... read more
Asia » Laos » North » Muang Sing 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
Already some time ago I decided to go on a long trip to South East of Asia, around 5 to 6 months.
The route I would like to do is: Russia -> China -> Vietnam -> Myanmar -> Thailand -> Laos -> Cambodja -> Maleisia.
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