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Thaluang Hotel Pakse Review

Hotel/Hostel Review: Thaluang Hotel, Pakse, Laos

We first found this place four years ago via Lonely Planet. The book mentioned a mynah bird but if it has been neglected as much as the hotel it is surely dead now. We didn't see evidence of it but then we did only stay overnight.Read More
Leena Guesthouse Savannakhet Review

Hotel/Hostel Review: Leena Guesthouse, Savannakhet, Laos

Down a lane, off a quiet road, but still close to the old town, Leena's is good value even without the dog in a dress. More than we paid here will only buy a dorm bed in guest houses nearer the river.Read More
Travel Photos

Monday Photo: Luang Prabang, Laos

A travel photo of Luang Prabang, Laos.Read More
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Monday Photo: Savannakhet, Laos

A travel photo of Savannakhet, Laos.Read More
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Monday Photo: Don Det, Laos

A travel photo of Don Det, Laos.Read More
Travel Photos

Monday Photo: Savannakhet, Laos

A travel photo of Savannakhet, Laos.Read More
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Monday Photo: Don Det, Laos

A travel photo of Don Det, Si Phan Don, Laos.Read More
Songkran in Chiang Mai

Where to Celebrate Songkran in Thailand? (or Laos or Myanmar)

For myself and most other farang Songkran is about running around town assaulting old women and children - and everyone in between - with the biggest water gun money can buy. Read More
Southeast Asia

Our Wintering in Southeast Asia Trip (in 30 Seconds)

With no idea where we are going to go next we are taking one last look back to our last trip. We have done the best of times, we have laid bare the worst of our Wintering in Southeast Asia trip and now, as the weather heats up for Spring in the northern hemisphere, we end our almost year long trip to Southeast Asia with a photographic round up.Read More
Bangkok taxis

Wintering in Southeast Asia Trip Lowlights

Last week we offered up the things we loved the most about our recent trip around Southeast Asia. This week, to balance things out and because we like whining like little bitches, it is time to highlight the things we disliked. Read More