December 17th: the Pak Ou Caves, from 5 Days in Laos

December 17th: the Pak Ou Caves, from 5 Days in Laos

(This is an excerpt from my newest book, 5 Days in Laos. More on that in a minute.) Pak Ou caves Unnamed dirt road about 7 kilometers from route 13, northeast of Luang Prabang (GPS: 20.04867,102.21050) Admission: 20,000 kip (add 13,000 kip for the round-trip ferry...
December 9th: a kiln for a sauna, from 7 days of Weird Korea

December 9th: a kiln for a sauna, from 7 days of Weird Korea

(This is an excerpt from my newest book, 7 days of Weird Korea. More on that in a minute.) Maseok Chamsut Gama – a kiln for a sauna Gyeonggi-do, Namyangju-si, Hwado-eup, Maseokwoo-ri, 21-1 마석참숯가마 – 경기도 남양주시 화도읍 마석우리 21-1 (GPS: 37.658250, 127.319014) Maseok Chamsut...