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On The Border

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A Wat in Chiang Khong on the Lao border

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Sunrise on the Mekong, from my balcony, looking across to Lao

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My trusty steed pulled up to the gate of yet another amazing Wat

Spendin' two days here in Chiang Khong before I head down The Mekong into Lao for a week. Rented a mountain bike, and the guy at the guest house says "wait I get you map". Comes back with a hand drawn map of the entire border area complete with descriptions and distance in kilometers. That's how I found the Giant Catfish Museum. Spent the rest of day one ridin' along the river, goin' for a swim, talkin' to the locals about fishin' and travelin' along the river.

Oh, and some local river shrimp and Singha.

Bought a great Thai Silk aloha shirt on the border for 3 bucks, and it's green! Anybody want one? Hope everybody's doin' fine, I'll post from Lao,

Dave

Posted by ikombazana 20:48

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I'll take a shirt, ugly as possible. XL...American XL. That's probably XXXL in Laos.

by martin

As Scotty would say.....

"I'll do wut ah kin Keptain!"

by ikombazana

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