Laos

Doing the Laos Loop Without Planning It First

September 14, 2014
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We were fresh from the tranquil surroundings of Si Phan Don and the 4000 Islands. Our first days in Laos were peaceful and incredibly relaxing. But things were set to change quite drastically. I don’t know where we first heard about ‘The Loop’ but it sounded fun and we decided we’d do a little bit of it, in […]

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Tubing in Vang Vieng: a cautionary tale

February 20, 2013
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When I woke the morning after tubing the Nam Song River, I felt lucky to be alive. That’s a precious feeling we don’t get to experience enough, but I could have done without it. My legs were scratched and my body was bruised, my blood still pumped with substances I wasn’t too familiar with, but […]

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