Luang Prabang to Muang Nan – Riding the Mekong

  It has been a few years since I have done this route. The development has arrived big time. There is only around 10 km which is relatively untouched. The rest has graders and track being widened all the way. Where they have not caught up. The bridges are going in ready for the main road works arrival. Some…

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Laos – King of the Hill

Laos – King of the Hill. A brilliant ride up to a remote Hmong village just out side of Luang Prabang.   Crossing the Mekong at Luang Prabang to the other side of the river. On the way up to the Hmong village.. Steep, narrow and fantastic views. All the kids come out to say hello and check out…

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LIMA SITE 85 – Phou Pha Thi

          The riders. Chris (Steve C Canyon) Brian Moto-Mania   January 5th 2016   Certainly didn’t expect to be starting this topic this trip… Quick recap.. Just finished a great five days exploring the area below Phu Chi Fa and Doi Pha Tang with Frank. Below Phu Chi Fa – Lao side.   Doi Pha…

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Lima Site 85

Lima Site 85 “The Battle of Lima Site 85, also called Battle of Phou Pha Thi, was fought as part of a military campaign waged during the Vietnam War and Laotian Civil War by the Vietnam People‚Äôs Army (VPA) (then known as NVA) and the Pathet Lao, against airmen of the United States Air Force 1st Combat Evaluation Group,…

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