General, Travel

Toilet Wars: Return of the Squat

I love Laos. I have been here a day, and I absolutely love it. I don’t care about the vast distances we are going to shift in various transports, or the increased malaria risk, or the increased language barrier, it is a beautiful country. Last night was really nice, which has made getting up early to check-out and tuk tuk around arches and temples that much easier. The breakfast left a bit to be desired, but if that’s the only downside to Laos, I will take it and run.  Continue reading “Toilet Wars: Return of the Squat”

General, Travel

A drink from paradise…available on Earth

This is it. I am saying goodbye to Vietnam. Got to say, I’ve loved the activities here, but it’s not as awesome as Cambodia was!I have been a little disappointed by Hanoi, I feel like it is more real, and genuine Vietnam, but it has just been a bit crazy. Laos is meant to be so laid back, it will be a big change! We scheduled a little bit of a lie-in today, which was nice. I don’t think we will have many (any) before we get back to Bangkok. Not that I mind, I don’t want to miss anything while I am sleeping. Continue reading “A drink from paradise…available on Earth”