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Waterfalls and Insect soup… The Bolaven Plateau

“Have you eaten?” Asked the friendly bar owner, where we were sipping super cold beers and mojitos… Before we had a chance to answer he produced some of their own meal for us to try; bamboo shoot curry…spicy and full of insects! (yes you read that right…insects). Some of them were the size of your thumb and tasted like chewy pate. Well after that how could we say no to joining our host at a goodbye party for a French guy we’d never met and drinking their homemade lao lao (rice whiskey)? Don’t worry we didn’t… DSCN6492 Continue reading