Category Archives: travel

Northern Lao PDR

We skipped Xaignabouli and went straight to Luang Prabang, Lao PDRs main tourist attraction. It has changed a bit since my last visit in 2002, and as a result it might lose its Unesco world heritage site status (see a Vientiane Times article). Saw some temples and I got my stitches off at the provincial […]

Ceiling fans are dangerous

I’m trying to keep dry in Vientiane. Songkan is here and i have a cut in my head. A couple of days ago in Thakhek i spotted an interesting gekko outside my hostel room window and stood up on the bed to see it better. As i turned away from it, the ceiling fan hit […]

It’s a holiday in Cambodia…

…as Jello Biafra put it back in 1980: In brief, the following has happened since i returned from Burma to Bangkok in the end of February: Marja flew to Bangkok so there’s 2 of us now. Went to Kanchanaburi and Sankhlaburi for two weeks almost. Drove around with a Honda Dream, saw waterfalls with too […]