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november to january in Laos, Cambodia, Malaysia & Thailand

Posted by wordy on 14/10/2009 at 20:35

leaving the 7th November, im off to laos, traveling down the Mekong into Cambodia, possibly visiting the cambodian coast before flying over to singapore and malaysia, before flying over to thailand to spend new year and xmas at the full moon party! A bit of island hopping, then into bangkok and home on the 20th Jan! I'm going to be travelling alone so does any1 fancy meeting up to share stories etc maybe come to the full moon with me?? Will be great! ...

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Nov 15 (Hanoi) - Dec 4 (LP); anyone else?! =)

Posted by kteez on 20/10/2009 at 12:00

Hi! I'm traveling through Vietnam and Laos for 3 weeks starting Nov 15. I'm quite excited to be traveling solo, but figure there's no harm in connecting with others before heading down there! (I'm a Canadian female, mid-20s) Here's my basic "U-shaped" itinerary for the 3 weeks: Hanoi (and Halong Bay) - Pakse (via Hue, Lao Bao) Pakse - Don dhet Don dhet - Vientiane Vientiane - Luang Prabang Would love to hear from anyone who's planning the same-ish timing/locations. Sa ...

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Vietnam (Hanoi) from 21 Oct, looking for travel companion as i travel through Vietnam

Posted by pdrysdale on 15/10/2009 at 19:20

Hi, Currently in nepal at the moment, but will be arriving in bangkok on monday before heading off to Hanoi on wed (21st) and looking for travel companion(s). I'm thinking i will head south and try to take in some of laos if possible, though nothing set in stone. I'm 24 yr old guy and from UK. Am travelling for 3 months and have been in nepal for a month now, then plan around a month in vietnam/(poss some of laos) then a month in thai islands. cheers paddy. ...

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Arrive Bangkok 11/03

Posted by Roamingrl77 on 15/10/2009 at 02:39

Hi Everyone, I'm a 30 yr old canadian girl coming to thailand / laos for 6 weeks. I land in Bkk on Nov 3, going to stay for a few days. I'm then going to go north and then onto Laos and eventually make it back to the thai beaches. That is the loose plan anyway. If anyone wants to have a friend in Bkk for some food and drink then drop me a line and we can arrange. cheers everyone, have fun travelling! ...

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tri state area

Posted by jasonkim8486 on 14/10/2009 at 05:13

[25 year old male] anyone from the tri state area ( new york-new jersey) gonna be in SEA december thru january? if you are email me at for a travel buddy. i plan on seeing most of thailand, malaysia and laos. ...

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25Oct- Bangkok-Cambodia-Vietnam-South Thailand

Posted by Ingrids on 7/10/2009 at 08:19

I'm going to Bangkok 25th Oct and I`ll spend about 4 days there. After I`m planning go to Cambodia (Siem R. and PP), Vietnam (Saigon) and Thailand again (Islands). Is somebody panning go about this date? I`m 33y.o., Brazilian but I`m in Australia in this moment. Cheers! ...

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Looking for company on Chiang Dao trek Dec '09

Posted by kittyellis on 9/10/2009 at 09:03

Hello Travelfishers, I have a 2 day trek reservation through Chiang Dao Nest, beginning Dec. 13,'09. I'm a solo (female, over 60, fairly fit, not a complainer) traveler and would welcome company on the trek - keeping the price reasonable would be nice, too. If any of you have been thinking of a CD trek and would like to join forces, let me know. Thanks. ...

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October is when the madness begins

Posted by chatz on 21/5/2009 at 06:08

Hola Compadr I'm currently in Ireland soaking up the the rain but roll on 5th October its SE Asia time 3 months of pubs, clubs and parties plus a bit of sightseeing, no point traveling half way round the world and only seeing the inside of the accomadation SE Asia has to offer. However i'm not one for making plans i just go with the flow, a bit of a experiment so to speak. Currently i'm a 4th year Cultural Studies graduate, who is seeking a coupla party animals who like to booze it, smoke i ...

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Traveling Solo in SE Asia, Northern China, Korea and Japan

Posted by JunglistSolja on 4/10/2009 at 22:17

Hey there my name is Mark I'm 28 and from Toronto, Canada. I am going to be traveling in South East Asia arriving somewhere in southern Thailand on Jan 25 09. From there I plan on making my way to Beijing over the next 3 months leaving there on May 9 10. I will then be spending 20 days in South Korea and 20 days in Japan. This message is shouting out to anyone whom is going to be in or around those areas that wants to see whats out there. ...

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looking for travel buddies for Thailand, Nov. 09

Posted by enj503 on 8/7/2009 at 11:16

Am planning a solo trip to Thailand in Nov. 09. Will be there for four weeks. Looking for others to hang out/travel with. Am in my 40s and not into bars and partying. My idea of entertainment is dinner, some drinks and good conversation. Starting in Bangkok, Kanchaburi, Chang Mai, Angkor Wat then somewhere in Andaman Islands. Looking for quiet guesthouses in all these locations. Respond if you'll be in the area during that timeframe and maybe we can hook up. From Portland, Oregon, USA ...

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Loop di loop: Bangkok - Cambodia - Vietnam - Laos mid Oct - Dec

Posted by Ru on 2/9/2009 at 03:00

Hi peeps. Am going solo on a loop Bangkok > Cambodia > Vietnam > Laos > Bangkok from around Oct 18/20... back to Bangkok for early December then keep a going to AUZ, NZ and South America. Maybe tomorrow.. Lassie would be proud.. I don't really have an idea yet of what shape of a loop - like to have a bit of spontanaeity on the way. I'm a fella, 29 from Ireland. If you cross paths and want to tell tales sip some beers and have a laugh hit me back. ...

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backpacking around se asia aug-nov anyone aroud?

Posted by andwhat on 2/9/2009 at 20:28

hi everyone i'm 28yr old carpenter taking a year or so out. am curently on koh pha-ngan but heading up to chiang mai and pai at the beginning of sept looking to head through laos and cambodia then to vietnam and malayasia although nothing is set in stone!!! if there's anyone who around drop my a line on here or peace and regards, andrew ...

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Solo in Laos starting next weekend... Anyone around?

Posted by hdelcour on 23/9/2009 at 15:08

Hi everyone, I am a 32 year old Belgian woman traveling solo in the region for a few months. Just spent a few weeks in Thailand which was fun and am now crossing the border into Laos next weekend in Chiang Khong / Huay Xay. I have no concrete plans for my visit to Laos yet and would like to find someone to tag along with for a little while. If anyone is around you can contact me on Looking forward to hearing from you, Hannelore ...

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Laos in october

Posted by christay2009 on 21/9/2009 at 08:00

hey i'm arriving in Laos at the start of October amd will be working my round the north for a while if anyone is interesting in meeting for a bit, either to travel or just to eat/drink my email is ...

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LP: Looking for companions for special 1-day tour

Posted by lennybruce on 18/9/2009 at 15:33

I am going to be in LP on Oct 25 - Oct 30 and have found an unusual and therefore pricey 1 day tour from a very good and special tour organizer that I know from my visits to Cambodia. I am wandering if I can find any companions (2 - 3) to bring the cost down. Here's the info: " Luang Prabang – Life on the Mekong Today you’ll escape the tourist hubs in town and see Luang Prabang through local eyes. First, you will drive up the Mekong to the village of Pak Ou. From here board a small bo ...

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Anyone in THailand Sep15th to Sep 30th?

Posted by trevmac on 11/8/2009 at 18:27

Im 26/m/aussie travelling solo to Thailand 15th to the 30th Sept 09 - probably spend most of it in Koh Samui and Koh Phangan. Plan to head to the Half Moon Party on the 25th, but no definate plans made yet. If youre a guy/girl heading to Thailand around this time and wanna meet up/party/explore - or even just meetup for a drink somewhere, then let me know. Hopefully going to try and go on a backpackers/tourist tour somewhere along the way. ...

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Winter in SE Asia

Posted by miQuel on 27/7/2009 at 17:54

Hi, mi name is Miquel, from Barcelona, Spain 40 Years but look like 30.. :D Winther in SE Asia? Guesthouses, bungalows In beaches and natural parks, Orangutans, rice fields, mosques, temples, trains, buses, ferrys, colonial cities, gastronomy, and people, maaaaaaany people... And photos, i want take millions of photos.... The life there is cheap (transport, food and accommodation), and with shared expenses even more. The 16 October land in Kuala Lumpur, Malasia... back to Spain ...

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5 days Angkor Wat Cycling Trip, Sept-Oct

Posted by blakenschan on 7/9/2009 at 22:25

I am very keen on this trip(pls see the link below). Would like to do it very soon - no later than Oct. Need two more members to keep the cost reasonable. Let's get it set. ...

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Thailand - September

Posted by momo82 on 5/9/2009 at 00:41

Hi there, Ive responded to a few threads on here buut thought I might as well start my own thread. Anyways just arrived in Bangkok on my ownsome, it's as daunting as I thought it would be. Stuck in the middle of Ko San Road, need to get out here as soon as possible. I think ive had enough of listening to Black Eye Peas (as bad as they are lol). I'll probably be here for another day at least, really wanna see the Grand Palace. From there, I'm pretty open as to where I will go next. ...

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SE Asia July to Aug/Sep 09

Posted by liznz on 18/6/2009 at 09:45

Hi all, I will be in Kuala Lumpur from the 9 July and from there will be backpacking around SE Asia hoping to finish in Bangkok end of Aug or beginning of Sept. At the moment my route look like this: KL - Singapore Sing - Siem Reap SR - Pnom Penh PP - HCMC HCMC - HANOI HANOI - VIENTANE VT - LUANG PRABANG LP - CHANG MAI CM - BANGKOK Also hoping to fit Manila in there somewhere. My routes are flexible. Because I'm a female, don't really want to travel alone so a travel compan ...

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