Our overnight bus – resplendent with go-faster stripes of vomit (stale and fresh) down the side – wove through the mountains and, a mere fourteen hours later, eventually arrived at…

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Burma/ Myanmar

Burma/ Myanmar

Whatever your motivation for coming to Vang Vieng, it ain’t to soak up the atmosphere of the town itself. A sprawling affair filled with rather nondescript squat buildings, Vang Vieng…

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After Phnom Penh we headed to a spot fast emerging as a new favourite on the classic Cambodia loop: Battambang province. The city of Battambang is an easy bus ride…

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