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Laos, Asia

Capital: Vientiane
Area: 237,955 km2
Currency: Kip (LAK – )
Voltage/Outlet: 230/A, B, C, E, F
Drive on: Right

Population: 6,803,699
Per Capita Income (USD): $5,920
Main language: Lao
Hello: Sabaidi
Thank you: Khob Chai

Take your time to explore the countryside and meet the friendly people of this small landlocked and diverse country. Increasingly popular for good reason, Laos is a step back in time with spectacular landscapes, colorful markets and hidden temples. Slow down and relax with the lazy pace of the river and peaceful atmosphere of the towns and villages.

A Slow Boat Through Laos – Cruising The Nam Tha River

Drifting Down The Nam Tha River - A Slow Boat Through Laos “Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.” - A. A. Milne Peace and Baaah All travel is slow travel in Laos. For two days, we stare at the countryside out the back of a truck, waving to children as we drive through their villages and negotiating landslides. Finally, we arrive at Luanag Nam Tha. The Nam Tha River starts near this growing town in northern Laos, and continues until it reaches the Mekong. [...]

By |June 4th, 2018|Categories: Laos, Perspective|Tags: , , |0 Comments
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