Laos Vegas... border run! March 12th 2013 In order to be able to stay in Thailand for another few months when I have finished teaching I needed to transfer my visa from a working visa to a tourist visa and so this involved leaving the country and crossing the boarder back. Luckily we live just 10 minutes from the boarder with Laos and there is a frienship bridge connecting the two countries so we were quite fortunate.
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Asia » Laos » South » Savannakhet 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