Since i had some days off here at the college I decided to take the chance of the long weekend and simply do what I like to do. Crossing borders. This time not in a cultural way (happens quite often here in Thailand – even after such a long time here) but literally. I went over the border in Nongkhai and went to Laos. To be exact to the Laos’ capital Vientiane.
The crossing of the Laos border
Is not that hard but not that easy either. When you want to take a direct bus from anywhere in Thailand to Laos you need to get your visa ahead. If you do not have a visa for Laos you need to go the border by yourself and buy one visa there. That’s the way we did it last weekend. We went to Nongkhai by bus, went to the Thai-Lao-Friendship Bridge and bought our visas there...Read More