Pizza and HBO In Luang Prabang August 19th 2005
On our way to Luang Prabang, we had two brief stop overs. First was in an Hmong hill village, where curious kids follow us around as they love posing for our digicams. Me, with my pair of flat feet struggled to climb the muddy hill. Fhan had to hold my hand all the time as I was really struggling.
The next stop was at Pak Ou Buddha caves where Fhan gave a brief lucture on wha ... 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
I'm a Singapore-based Filipina journalist who just quit my job as a staff reporter in a major financial news agency to fulfill one of my dreams - to backpack around Asia. I'm traveling in hopes that I can devote my time on things that really matter to me: writing, photography, yoga, meditating, learning new languages, meeting new people, finding my own voice, letting go of old baggage, travelling light, being alive. ... full info