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Showing posts from February 9, 2016

Houay Xai, Laos

  After our bike adventures the day prior we woke up in Luang Namtha and man my butt was sore! That bike seat was not the best. We got up, went by the veggie place and got breakfast to go then headed down to the bus station to catch the bus to Houay Xai - where you can cross over into Thailand. Look how colorful our bus was! They still jammed as many people as the could in there and it was mostly locals. There was another lady from the US who ended up sitting next to us, but man she was not happy/friendly. She had a ton of stuff with her - this giant backpack, a giant purse bag thing, another purse, and another bag. I really wanted to know what was in all her bags. Like what in the world did she bring with her?  So she got on the bus and her giant backpack was in the aisle, which of course would not work since that is prime seat for other passengers! So they wanted her to put the bag on top of the bus, but she was just like I can't lift it myself...and was half heartedly try