Luang Prabang August 4th 2012 Oh wow, what a place!!
Being the grandma 26 year old, Luang Prabang seemed far more up my alley than Vang Vieng, a UNESCO Heritage town, the big draw card to Luang Prabang is the Kuang Si Waterfalls which were undeniably spectacular! It was incredibly easy to organise transport there, I had met some wonderful girls each travelling around SE Asia on their own (at the juice stand, as you do! ... read more
Asia » Laos » West » Luang Prabang 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