Category Archives: Laos

Time to go home

I cannot believe I am writing our final blog post already! The last 8 months have flown by, I can still picture what the countryside looked like in the UK, all dry from the August sunshine as we were leaving … Continue reading

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ATM’s in South East Asia

In Thailand, Laos, Cambodia & Vietnam ATM’s like to charge you a withdrawal fee for you using their services. Not only is this annoying but on a long trip this starts to add up pretty quickly. We are travelling with … Continue reading

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Our Month in Laos

Laos PDR is a beautiful and welcoming country. The way of life is relaxed and our visit was very enjoyable. Everything in the country appears to work in a very informal way which takes a bit of time to get … Continue reading

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A Tale of Travelling in Laos

Our visa for Laos only allowed us 30 days to visit the country. This meant that after seeing the Kong Lor caves we had to travel south a bit faster than we would have liked. Travelling through Laos is an … Continue reading

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Si Phan Don

Our last stop in Laos was in Si Phan Don, or Four Thousand Islands as it is known in English. Here there are many islands in the Mekong as it rushes towards the Cambodian border. We opted to stay on … Continue reading

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