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Mar 7, 2007 - Bus Trip To Luang Prabang

The bus to Luang Prabang left around 8:00 am for what should have been about an eight hour journey. Smart looking bus, see the pictures. Not so good in the reliability department. First 3 or 4 hours was fine, then we stopped and the traveling patch up man, got out and was laying under the bus tying up something with baling wire. We were off again in about 15 minutes. We stopped at a restaurant for a lunch break and here again Mr. Patch-up was again doing his baling wire act. Then he got out a wheel wrench and a long bar and went around...

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Feb 9, 2006 - Luang Prabang to Kasi

Well I thought I was cruising along quite well on the belly front, but Mariam started vomiting early in the morning, and a couple of hours later, after feeling sick all day, so did I. We missed the day bike trip that went to the waterfall near Luang Prabang and spent the day lying in bed and running to the bathroom. FUN. After sleeping on and off for nearly 24hours, we some how managed to get on our bikes the next day with the group and make our way to Kasi. I made a big effort that day in completing as many miles as possible and only...

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