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laos in June and July

  • betz_17

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    I'll be travelling around south east asia and plan to be in laos around june and july. What should I expect in terms of road conditions and travel to some of the smaller villages?

    #1 Posted: 20/3/2006 - 12:11

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  • dnuts

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    I imagine it will be quite muddy. The smaller villages will be fun if you have a good companion who likes to drink plenty of Beer Lao. You might also want to consider bringinging someone who can defend you from snakes with a big stick. If this is the same person, even better!

    #2 Posted: 21/3/2006 - 05:12

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    Hi betz_17,

    Welcome to Travelfish!

    dnuts is right -- expect some mud! Particularly in the north of the country, landslides are not uncommon...but everyone gets where they're going....eventually!

    #3 Posted: 21/3/2006 - 05:57

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