I fell in love with the Sabaai dii`s, the friendly people and the way they take care of their heritage. Some of the coffee-shops, like saffron coffee in Khem Khong street and Joma on the main road are supporting local coffee farmers and building schools to make sure the children in the future can read and write in this poor beautiful country.
…The arc is made from concrete donated by the Americans to build a new airport. The government decided they needed something flashy, so they used the cement to build the victory monument instead. This earned the arc the nickname “the vertical runway.”