Our first adventure in Laos (Kong Lor Caves) January 7th 2013 Well I haven't blogged for a long time so need to catch up you on some of our highlights from previously hopefully I'll find the time over next few days.
We finally arrived in Laos after a very long trip up from the islands of Thailand. We first took a 3 hour boat to Don Sak, then an hour and a half bus to Surat Thani, then a 13 hour overnight train to Bangkok. We arrived early hours of ... read more
Asia » Laos » South » Tha Khaek 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
We've been thinking about it for a while so when the opportunity arose we quit our jobs, rented out our house, said goodbye to friends & family and packed our rucksacks for a trip of a lifetime for 9 months ... full info