Yesterday was a national holiday here in
Of all my students, more than 100 of them, only one was able to correctly identify for me the significance of December 2nd.
But who cares? As long as there’s BeerLao in plenty and electricity to fire up those speakers then all is well!
We took the day and got on our motorbikes with the kids down to the
The wonderful thing about the road is that at some points it actually does hug the river and you can see
Now it is a four lane highway in perfect condition. Sorry to have to say it, but the road to the
Immigration at the
Of course, once you pass the bridge, the road starts to look like the
Some countries are home to crazy people who decide to do something so architecturally daring that they eventually become legends. In
The statues in the park are not only of Buddha, there are many Hindu gods and a huge pumpkin you can climb in that represents the universe. In the basement is hell.
Look, I have to be honest, the whole thing is really ugly and in bad taste. But it’s a fun day trip.