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... paid for the French Clinic's Brie and Merlot for the next month or so. Oh well, that will teach us for not doing it at home and at least it's done. Just got to remember to take the stuff now... Omg Laos is hot!!! After watching the UK election results come in (at a much more civilised hour here), we finally persuaded ourselves to leave the hotel. We were nursing hangovers as we'd spent the evening in a great bar overlooking the Mekong river where ...
... trying to get 5 women moving out the door I believe we might be starting to squabble less. I definitely can say that we are one close family and that we are having a ton of fun with Saksay and Nong.
Back to our Nong Khai trip. After we got settled in our guesthouse and had a bit of a rest we went to have lunch and see the indoor covered market. More rest and then we ventured back out in the evening to see the night market which had absolutely taken over the ...
... no room for him so he came down to the very back of the bus and sat amongst all the backpacks. After our lunch break I then took this position so that I was sandwiched between all the bags. It was easier for me to sleep though because I could use them as cushions to find comfort.
We spent our first night staying in our room because it was one of the nicer ones and they had a tv where we found some English speaking shows. During our full day in the capital ...
... depict Buddha meditating under the protection of a seven-headed Naga snake, the wheel of life, elephants and dogs plus much more. He died in 1996 and you can see a few unfinished 7 storey high Sculptures never to be completed.
After visiting the sculpture park, we decided to ride around and try and find the picturesque paddy fields. I was following Tim who was reading the map....well we never made it to no paddy fields, instead we ended up biking ...
... night market (as most markets seem to be out here). This one sells clothes, counterfeit bags, perfume etc. Nothing that really takes our fancy, albeit we are mainly looking for something to eat. Drawing a blank on the food stall front we end up in an empty restaurant on a side street.
The waiter looks surprised and delighted when we go in after looking at the menu. We weren't their biggest customer, only having fried rice and omelette and a few beers. But we ...
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