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December 25, 2004

Up to Phongsali and Down the Nam Ou

Early one morning in Oudomxai I wedged myself into an overly packed bus and wondered how I was going to survive the nine hour journey to Phongsali as several more people packed and crammed themselves onboard. I shared my seat...

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Posted by piegu on December 25, 2004 04:23 AM
Category: Laos

December 16, 2004

Hill Tribe Trek from Luang Namtha

From Luang Namtha I signed up for a 2 day trek that would take me to hill tribe villages. Seven Europeans, myself, and 3 guides set off by Tuk Tuk to the trailhead. We would be using trails cut by...

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Posted by piegu on December 16, 2004 03:10 AM
Category: Laos

December 11, 2004

Thailand to Laos

This is going to be a speedy entry because the internet here is a little pricey. I crossed into Laos by taking a flimsy longboat accross the Mekong. A large number of travellers were crossing over as well, but more...

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Posted by piegu on December 11, 2004 08:04 PM
Category: Laos

December 07, 2004

A Chiang Mai Vacation

After some intense touristing in Sukhotai's ancient city I was on the bus for Chiang Mai, Thailand's Northern "big city" and major westerner hang-out. I have been here 6 days now and I can't say I have done much: it...

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Posted by piegu on December 7, 2004 11:43 PM
Category: Thailand

December 01, 2004

Mae Sot

Tailing behind some Aussies I met in Ayuthaya, I hopped on a night bus to Mae Sot, a small town by the Burmese border. Although we arrived too early in the morning and after too little sleep in the bus,...

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Posted by piegu on December 1, 2004 05:05 AM
Category: Thailand
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