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Trip: Lorrie the lazy backpacker

There are [38] stories from my trip: Lorrie the lazy backpacker


VIETNAM | Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | Views [380]

Tim heads out to band practise and I get back into Petes... Don't feel like much, I'm not feeling well? Bit of an upset tummy...? I end up just having a wash and taking a moy that lasted too long.. By the time I've woken up Tim's called to see if I'm ... Read more >


VIETNAM | Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | Views [346]

I get up quite late, and there's a message on my phone from Pete asking if I've eatern and if not he'll bring back some food.. Bless him. Can't remember again what its called, but its fat noodles, beef, eel, onion and lettace with quail eggs.. Its delish! ... Read more >

I love Hanoi!!!!!

VIETNAM | Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | Views [399]

We wake up quite late and head for a meeting that Pete needs to get to for his website. Its in this quirky little cafe that does croque madame!!! Super happy and it was so good, just like how they are back in France. I was very pleased. We had a little ... Read more >

Old friends.... and new places

VIETNAM | Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | Views [397]

I remember waking up at some point of the night with Stijn asking for a blanket.. Think we had them all?  Getting up again, missed brekkie. Stijn was still asleep and Matt had left for the tour and left me a little note which i'm gona add to ... Read more >

Long Bein Bridge

VIETNAM | Saturday, 23 Feb 2013 | Views [351]

Getting up was a struggle, not feeling to bad, but not great. Coming downstairs there all here, but I've missed brekkie:( Frans & Hannah wana go to the lake and Matt, Bini and I end up joining them.. We head towards somewhere that Bini can make some ... Read more >

In need of clothes ASAP!

VIETNAM | Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | Views [352]

Get woken up at 9am by Bini asking me if I wana grab some brekkie.. Seems daft to chimp out in bed all day, so I get up and come downstairs. Man its cold... brrrrr... Brekkie is good, onmlette and toast and some extremely bitter coffee.. Should do the ... Read more >

Welcome to NAAAM bitchhhhez

VIETNAM | Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | Views [283]

Waking up, its raining and I need to pee.. i get off the bus after pinching some umbrella and pee at the side of the bus.. Good mooorning Veitnam! We have to walk across the boarder and get our exit stamps outta Laos, and there is alot of confusion.... Read more >

Laos-Veitnam via bus

VIETNAM | Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | Views [232]

So I get up early to collect my visa, and I'm really enjoying have the morning to myself and cycling to the embassy via the monument especially in the morning when the sun's coming up.. Its busy and police are up guiding the traffic, but its wierdly ... Read more >

Visa day

LAOS | Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | Views [235]

I get up early and Dom is just dead to the world, I hope he'll get up and make it in time.. I head out on the pushy and enjoyed my cycle down.. The sun is coming up and its quite and peacful (untill the main road.., but its not too bad) I arrive at the ... Read more >

Chimping ouuuut

LAOS | Monday, 18 Feb 2013 | Views [222]

So I get up, have the free brekkie at the hostel, which is actually very good, they even have a menu which isn't usually the case.. Stijn and I decide to grab a pushy and walk around trying to find the cheap place we walked past the other day.. After ... Read more >

New city

LAOS | Sunday, 17 Feb 2013 | Views [190]

So we are the first on our mini bus, and Stijn and I race for the solo seats.. The bus gets full but I'm comffffyyy!! We set off and the journey is hell easier than the one coming from Luang Prabang, the roads aren't as twisty and I'm feeling on form.... Read more >

Thank god we're leaving tomorrow....

VIETNAM | Saturday, 16 Feb 2013 | Views [173]

Stijn, Frans & I decided to head to the pool this arvo, its super hot and I just wana relax. They know a place in a hotel which is 50,000kip which is a rip off, but Frans knows we can just walk through and not pay- Seems to be the way here in SE ... Read more >

Blue lagoon, or should I say blue pond

LAOS | Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | Views [270]

Maybe going back to my room would be the sensible thing to do, cos walking back in the morning in the heat is very tiering.. I grab my togs and bits and head back to meet Taya. We're off to the blue lagoon with Frans, Dom, Varvera and Mike which will ... Read more >

Friends bar.. Thankgod!

LAOS | Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | Views [239]

Waking up I don't feel that bad, but I need food and some help filling out the blanks.. I head to the friends bar.. Can't wait actually. When I get there Tal is already there and I squish in with him and get some food, which typically always comes ... Read more >


LAOS | Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | Views [212]

I wake up and walk over to my hostel and hope that the boys are there and up for tubing, cos I'd rather do it with them in a big group. CHOOOICE, they're keen and we get ready and meet the others at the friends bar. We have some brekkie.. Mine includes ... Read more >


LAOS | Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | Views [206]

Man walking back to my hostel with no shoes in this heat and a long black jersey on isn't enjoyable, but I think I'm still a little drunk, cos idon't feel that bad.. Got invited to go tubing with the Aussie guy but i'd rather go with all the guys.. I ... Read more >

Vang Vieng

LAOS | Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | Views [416]

Getting up this morning I feel rotten, I can't eat anything and I can't stop going to the toilet- I know I have to make this journey so I just get on with it, but its super painful. The bus is there already but I can't bear to sit on it just yet, need ... Read more >

Chinese New Year

LAOS | Sunday, 10 Feb 2013 | Views [211]

Having a lye in today was such a good idea... haha. I wana hire a bike though and venture around get bus tickets and that.. I get a cycle from reception and head over to the bus terminal, was quite easy to find.. There are 2 options 1 in the morning ... Read more >

Kuang Si Falls <3

LAOS | Saturday, 9 Feb 2013 | Views [289]

Damn itttt!! We forgot to check in for another couple of nights, and the hostel is full so we have to move out and find another. Seeing as Frans & I are up first we head out to investigate. We walk around for quite a bit, but end up finding somewhere-... Read more >


LAOS | Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | Views [171]

Feeling much better for staying in, feeling hungry too. Frans, Stijn & I head out for some brekkie. I like the French feel around LP and the look of the food.. We find a nice little bakery cafe place and order food- Its pretty good, and I manage ... Read more >

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