A French Protectorate October 28th 2013 Soon enough we were in Luang Prabang…..well outside of the city, it seems the slow boats drop you off quit far out just so that the taxis/Tuk Tuks get all the customers they want as it’s just way too far to walk. Once 6 of us had been squeezed into the back of a makeshift taxi we were driven to town and so began the challenge of trying to find our hostel as the driver didn’t understand a wor ... 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
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Back in 2012, after being together for just over two years, we both decided to give up our jobs and backpack around the world together.
After much debating on where our adventures should take us, we decided to move to Vancouver, Canada for a year and take part in the Working Holliday Scheme, so off we went on the 16th April 2013..... but upon arrival we changed our minds as we both wanted to see as much of the world as possible over the next year.......and so off we went moving across Canada, down into the States and then across t... full info