vang vieng

Laos (again) – 2009

26/2/2009 - Waterfalls and Girls Night Out It was nice to sleep in the same bed, in the same bunk, in the same room as before. I woke up with a smile on my face knowing that I was somewhere truly lovely. Most ...

Luang Prabang (part 3) – 2008

16/12/2008 - Tried Squirrel? I got the t-shirt... I got my staff t-shirt today which I was very excited about. I intend to wear it for the rest of the week, all day and night, until I leave. I think I must ...
laos family

Luang Prabang (part 2) – 2008

13/12/2008 - Wood Collecting and Cocktail Party I signed myself up to go Wood Collecting with Pong and the family. It ended up being a popular sign-up so the other 8 volunteers and I were taken by mini-...
Luang Prabang Waterfalls ESellers

Luang Prabang (part 1) – 2008

9/12/2008 - Waterfalls, Lao BBQ and X-Men It was bloody freezing this morning, not what I was expecting from travelling in the tropics and therefore I am completely unprepared for such cold weather. I have o...
buddhist monks

Chiang Mai (part 3) – 2008

6/12/2008 - Alms Offering to 11,250 Monks and the Night Bazaar It was 5am, it was pitch black and there was loud thumping on the hostel front door. I rolled over in my bed and made a quiet groan, knowing that ...