Image Impressions from Laos
Laos on the 1st glance seems like last century’s Thailand. On the 2nd glance, you realize that Thailand is unique.
If you can forget about Thailand for a moment, it is beautiful in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic. But I can’t forget about Thailand for a moment (-;
There are caves and lagoons like in Thailand.
The temples could as well be in Thailand.
There are even islands and beaches…
…in the middle of the Mekong.
Lao food looks like Thai food.
Unfortunately, even the papaya salad is bland.
In Thailand, even school children ride motor bikes.
In Laos not yet.
You notice, that the French were here.
There is a lot of agriculture.
The two most important crops grow here:
Jackfruit and Coconut (-;
After 2 weeks, I’ve had enough of Laos. No risks of overstay
in this country.
Angkor is calling! But first I have to cure my hobble toe