Monthly Archives: March 2009

Vance & Juanita

Some of the most enjoyable times on our trip have come when we have had the chance to spend time with people we have some sort of home connection with. It is so nice to be able to talk to … Continue reading

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Khmer Rouge

 **We originally wrote this post during our first week in Cambodia, but were advised to wait to post it until we were well and clear of the country. Cambodia seems to be a forgotten country sandwiched between two countries that … Continue reading

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Chiang Mai

Since our first cooking class in Koh Lanta, we had been planning to take another course when we got to Chiang Mai. As we were searching for a guesthouse upon our arrival we stumbled across the Asia Scenic Cooking School. John asked … Continue reading

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Chiang Rai

Our first stop back in Thailand was a town called Chiang Rai. We had been told several times if we were going to Chiang Mai that we should stop and and spend at least a day in Chiang Rai, being … Continue reading

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Flickr Update: Hanoi to Luang Nam Tha

We finally have internet good enough to upload more pictures.  Here are some our Flickr  links if you want to see more of what we have been seeing. Vietnam –Hanoi –Cat Ba Island/Halong Bay Laos –Luang Prabang –Muang Ngoi/Trek to … Continue reading

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Luang Nam Tha

Luang Nam Tha (LNT) was a place that we originally had really been looking forward to. Our guidebook described it as a good jumping off place for trekking. While in Luang Prabang we heard a tip that this time of … Continue reading

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Transportation

 Transportation in Laos is somewhat unpredictable and always an adventure. We left Muang Ngoi and took a quick one hour trip downriver to Nong Kiew on a boat stuffed with travellers. There was no possible way to get any more … Continue reading

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