Lao to Thailand

Slept in this morning and had some more banana pancake breakfast until the kids decided to run ariund the courtyard for a bit. We spent the rest of the morning doing school and packing. The tuk tuk ride to the airport was bittersweet. I think we’ve all really liked it here. Check in for our […]

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Lao friends

We made a lot of friends today…animal and human! It started with a great breakfast from “grandma” again. She is so cute and silly and teases the kids. Avi isn’t quite sure what to make of her, but laughs when she tickles. On Monday I had arranged for a tour out to the Pak Ou […]

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Luang Prabang

We enjoyed some banana pancakes for breakfast at our guesthouse this morning. The grandma that lives here can’t get enough of watching Avi. She found it fascinating to watch him eat. From there we walked out to the main road and caught a tuk-tuk to the former Palace that is now a museum. It was […]

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Getting to Lao

We made our bus! The 0800 bus from Udon Thani to Vientiane was full, though. We woke early to eat and get to the bus terminal by 0700… And there was already a line of 20+ people at that point. No matter. The attendant made sure I already had Laos visas in our passports before […]

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The Laos Embassy in Seoul

This past week I visited the Lao Embassy in Seoul to get our visa’s to enter Laos.  Though you can get them on arrival, we are doing a land crossing on a bus and I wanted to have everything in order.  I could not find information in English about how to do this, so this […]

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