4000 Islands, Hammocks, Border Scams, and Rain in the Dry Season

Some and none of my favourite things 4000 Islands and the Laos/Cambodia/scam border After the epic adventure of the Thakhek loop, the plan was to head to Pakse, the town is the gateway to visiting the Boleven plateau, I was of the understanding that you could trek in this area, so, we got a bus … Continue reading 4000 Islands, Hammocks, Border Scams, and Rain in the Dry Season

Relaxation, Recovery, and other forms of Procrastination

Relaxation, Recovery, and other forms of Procrastination Let me set the scene for you, I’m lying in a hammock, it’s a little overcast so it’s not ridiculously hot, there are small local boats motoring by on the Mekong, who is herself lying languidly above the waterfalls in all her tremendous, murky glory, dotted throughout with … Continue reading Relaxation, Recovery, and other forms of Procrastination