Monthly Archives: May 2012

22nd May : Massages and markets

The photo:  The chat: Not much to write home about, but a thoroughly pleasant time was had by all none the less – the day was spent blogging, drinking multiple cups of coffee, visiting night and food markets, and being … Continue reading

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21st May: Waterfalls and Wats

The route: http://connect.garmin.com/dashboard?cid=1325801 A quick out-and-back to some beautiful waterfalls : 60km, total distance 4372km The photo: The chat: Another super fun, super hedonistic rest day. After breakfasting on melt-in-the-mouth pain au chocolat outside a street side patisserie (the “silver lining” to any … Continue reading

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20th May : Pagodas and pool parties :Luang Prabang

The photo:  The route : from pool side cushion to night market – whoop. The chat: Ahhhh….Luang Prabang. A charming but sleepy UNESCO World Heritage town filled with Wats, Pagodas and colonial architecture. Or so the guidebook told us. Much … Continue reading

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An interview with tandemasia

For any of you who really truly have nothing to do for the next 5 minutes and 2 seconds, here is a (needless to say) totally unprepared for video interview we did for at the request of a lovely couple … Continue reading

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19th May – Nong Khiaw to Luang Prabang – 141km (total – 4312km)

The route: http://connect.garmin.com/activity/179910398 (straight forward, good road the whole way with food available at 20-30km intervals) 141km The photo: The chat: A long but uneventful day’s riding – which was a good thing. No navigation disasters, good tarmac the whole way, not … Continue reading

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