Why is Myanmar one of the poorest countries and a very rich countries and the same time? What is that for a country where they move over night the capital including the government into another new built city? Why there ar in Myanmar more than those thousand pagodas? And why is it so popular for travelers? All those things will be discussed in the following travel report.
Lao is open for tourism only since 1988. There is a big poverty in the country while most of the visitors are discovering the UNESCO world heritage city Luang Prabang or floating down drunk on a tube the river of Vang Vieng. As an Overlander I had the unique chance to have a deeper look into the country and learn something about this incredible beautiful country with its very sad history.