Royal Inn Hotel
Travel Blogs from Loei
Woke up - slightly fuzzy, about 830 and headed out for breakfast. Pi Nu and Pi Tie checked up on how my night had gone after they left and I assured thm that I had a very good time. They headed off to get ready for their day of study (also in Loei) and I went upstairs to get ready.
I assembled my stuff and was out of the house (saying …
... taste of Song Kran, the Thai new year, as kids threw water at our passing bus. The road followed the MeKhong River valley, and when the river came into sight again, I noticed it was narrow and full of visible rock formations and nothing like the view from Nong Khai. Did I mention that once a year in October, a giant swimming serpent called the Naga or Piyanah, spits a fireball from the river near Nong Khai? This event is witnessed year after year, as a ball of fire ...
... br> But, he did notice that the waitresses wore shimmering, short dresses. And very young girls in bikinis danced on-stage in the nightclubs. Johnny would insist that these girls, a.k.a. "coyotes", and indeed every female customer or employee in the nightclubs, would have sex for money.
-- Interjection: I heard from several sources that the Thai definition of "monogamy" was in many cases very loose. Also, it should be pointed out that the country's "sex ...
27th October - 7 miles (Av. Pace 9:41 /mile)
31st October - 20 miles (Av. Pace 11:30 /mile)
2nd November - 5 miles (Av. Pace 9:47 /mile)
6th November - 15 miles (Av. Pace 10:30 /mile)
9th November - 5 miles (Av. Pace 8:59 /mile)
12th November - 8 miles (Av. Pace 8:57 /mile)
14th November - 4 miles (Av. Pace 9:12 /mile)
The first big run went OK because I was motivated and fresh. Johnny joined me for part of the ...