Minds of the privileged February 24th 2015 So much has happened in the past couple of weeks that it would be impossible to condense it all into a blog entry without writing a dissertation. In summary:
In luang nam tha I cycled to a waterfall out of town. The journey took me through some local villages and impossibly green rice paddies and agricultural areas.
After luang nam tha I returned to Huay Xai. Here I embarked on the gibbon ex ... read more
Asia » Laos » North » Muang Ngoi Neua 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