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One of the buildings on the grounds of the royal palace
Laos 2018 part I

June 24th 2018
One airstrip, two stupas, three caves and more prosthetic limbs than we wanted to count This summer we spent five weeks in Southeast Asia. We travelled in four countries and we will here on the blog begin our story where we began the journey, in Laos. July and August aren't the best months of the year to travel in Southeast Asia. The time of the year we Europeans call "summer" they in Laos ... read more
Asia » Laos » West » Vientiane

Lao or Laotian Flag 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
6th September 2018

We had an invite to visit Laos with Cockle and had to pass it up so it has fallen off our radar. Your vibrant pics have hit the right spot. Mmmm!
7th September 2018

It's a nice place
It is a nice place to visit. Far fewer tourists than in Thailand and by far fewer people than in Vietnam. If you decide to go there keep in mind that distances are greater than you think they are. Many roads are mountain roads and they are slow. /Ake

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