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Gallery: laos - L prabang/ vang vieng

Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | Photo Gallery

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Gallery: Laos - m sing/ m ngoi

Tuesday, 13 Jan 2009 | Photo Gallery

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Gallery: Laos - gibbon experience

Tuesday, 6 Jan 2009 | Photo Gallery

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New Years in Vang Vieng

Friday, 2 Jan 2009 | Views [2557] | Comments [1]

I met augusto for breakfast the next morning. There was also another couple of his friends with us. Aaron from new Zealand and maria from chile. They were also going to go tuk tubing, so we were all going to get a tuk tuk together. By the time we had ... Read more >

Tags: buckets, new years, tuk tubing, vang vieng

Gallery: laos- south laos

Tuesday, 30 Dec 2008 | Photo Gallery

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vang vieng

Tuesday, 30 Dec 2008 | Views [967]

we left luang prabang for vang vieng on the 27 th of december. Gias and karline were only planning on staying there for 3 nights before heading off to Vientiane for new years. I was planning on leaving the same time and heading for chiang mai in Thailand ... Read more >

Tags: buckets, caves, cycling, smile bar, tubing, tuk tubing

luang prabang

Saturday, 27 Dec 2008 | Views [658]

the next morning, we were up early to see about getting the boat down to luang prabang. Cause if we couldn't do that we would be heading down by bus instead. There ended up being enough people to get a boat there but we paid a little bit more as they ... Read more >

Tags: bamboo bridge, christmas bowling, cycling, phu si, santa hat

muang ngoi

Tuesday, 23 Dec 2008 | Views [854]

we got our bus in the morning for nong khiaw. It was a tidy mini bus with flowers on the seats and it was full. We arrive quite early and karline got confused as it had signs in nong khiaw, that it was muang ngoi. So she was wondering if we were there ... Read more >

Tags: fishing, muang ngoi

muang sing

Friday, 19 Dec 2008 | Views [703]

when we got jostled back to the village on the the main road in the truck, we all got out to have lunch and say good bye to each other as we were pretty much splitting the group in half. Me and all the couples were heading on the bus to luang nam tha ... Read more >

Tags: cycling, laos bbq chill chill bill bang, muang sing, villages

gibbon experience

Wednesday, 17 Dec 2008 | Views [1931] | Video

the next morning I got to the gibbon office in plenty of time. I went out looking for sunscreen as I threw away the one I had in don det, as it wasn't water resistant. But they didn't seem to have any and didn't know what I was on about. I even made ... Read more >

Tags: gibbon experience, tree house, trekking, zip wire

To hyai xai

Sunday, 14 Dec 2008 | Views [1103]

The next morning, I was up early and walked around the island before I had to get the boat back to the mainland and then a mini bus to paske. When I got there, I got a night bus ticket for that night. So I had time to kill for the day. I spent it just ... Read more >

Tags: hyai xai, slow boat

4 thousand islands

Thursday, 11 Dec 2008 | Views [2255] | Comments [1]

  I got the bus to 4 thousand islands the next day. And then the boat to don det island. I wasn't sure where to stay and there was no one to hassle us as we got off the boat, which was great. Such a change from Vietnam already. I wandered down the track ... Read more >

Tags: 4 thousands islands, cycling, don det, facepainting, kayak, moonlight, waterfall

getting into laos

Monday, 8 Dec 2008 | Views [922]

I was up early the next morning waiting for my bus. I was all excited, I was heading to Laos I could see the tour operator across the road that I was originally going to go with and all the people waiting there for their bus and I wondered if we would ... Read more >

Tags: lao bao, paske

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