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January 05, 2005

Luang Prabang to Vientienne

Luang Prabang gave me the opportunity to do a lot of nothing. The last time I felt so lethargic was in Chiang Mai, which is no surprise since the two cities have a similar feel to them. Luang Prabang is...

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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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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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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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