Tag Archives: Don Khon

Waterfalls and French Railroads on Don Khon

Yesterday I woke up early to beat the heat, rented a bike, and set off with the morning commute of uniformed schoolchildren. My goal was Somphamit Falls, 3 kilometers from the village. The claustrophobic village road, where neighbors and guesthouses … Continue reading

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Where Life is the Mekong River

I wrote this two days ago, when the WiFi and power were down…. I sit on a deck gazing across the water at another island, so close I can hear the conversations of people in their homes and watch the … Continue reading

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