Laos

Eat all that moves

Palm sized butterfly sitting on the cable, Nam Noen, Laos

Palm sized butterfly sitting on the cable, Nam Noen, Laos

 

The great thing about Asia is abundance of wildlife. In mountains of Vietnam, plains of Laos, forests of Cambodia and underwater in Thailand.  READ MORE »

How's the weather up there?

Trek supervisor, near Huay Xai, Laos

Trek supervisor, near Huay Xai, Laos

 

Spending most of his time in a nature, he was quite relaxed after long uphill trek. Even found time to climb into the tree and look around, overseeing us, sweaty and tired, walking last steps up.  READ MORE »

No beer, but plenty of bear

Baby bear in the forest, near Huay Xai, Laos

Baby bear in the forest, near Huay Xai, Laos

 

"After three days of exhausting trek in the middle of the jungle, we came to this sunlit clearing".  READ MORE »

Fly high in the sky

Lao guide zipping through the jungle on the steel cable, near Huay Xai, Laos

Lao guide zipping through the jungle on the steel cable, near Huay Xai, Laos

 

I live in the village, close to the jungle. I spend a lot of time each day zipping around on the cables. I have to bring food to those clumsy white "farang" (foreigners) and I have to show them around.  READ MORE »

The house made of one huge window

Early morning in the misty jungle near Huay Xai, Laos

Early morning in the misty jungle near Huay Xai, Laos

 

I sometimes complain about the habbit of my fellow countrymen - building houses with small, tiny windows. I think they make you too closed in the house, too much thinking "my home is my castle" and too egocentric.  READ MORE »

Bucket of worms

An old man producing handicrafts near Huay Xai Laos

An old man producing handicrafts near Huay Xai Laos

 

"Bamboo bucket is complete, now its just to produce the handle. Will be very handy in the jungle, while gathering worms for eating."  READ MORE »

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