The Giant Panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca, literally meaning "cat-foot black-and-white") is a bear native to central-western and south western China. It is easily recognized by its large, distinctive black patches around the eyes, over the ears, and across its round body. Though it belongs to the order Carnivora, the Giant Panda's diet is 99% bamboo. Other parts of its diet include honey, eggs, fish, yams, shrub leaves, oranges, and bananas when available.
The Giant Panda lives in a few mountain ranges in central China, mainly in Sichuan province, but also in the Shaanxi and Gansu provinces. Due to farming, deforestation, and other development, the Giant Panda has been driven out of the lowland areas where it once lived. The Giant Panda is a conservation reliant endangered species. A 2007 report shows 239 Giant Pandas living in captivity inside China and another 27 outside the country. Wild population estimates vary; one estimate shows that there are about 1,590 individuals living in the wild,  while a 2006 study via DNA analysis estimated that this figure could be as high as 2,000 to 3,000. Some reports also show that the number of Giant Pandas in the wild is on the rise. However, the IUCN does not believe there is enough certainty yet to reclassify the species from Endangered to Vulnerable. While the dragon has historically served as China's national emblem, in recent decades the Giant Panda has also served as an emblem for the country. Its image appears on a large number of modern Chinese commemorative silver, gold, and platinum coins. Though the Giant Panda is often assumed to be docile, it has been known to attack humans, presumably out of irritation rather than predation
A mix of Laotian, Vietnamese and French cuisine.
Luang Prabang Airport
An international airport typically equipped with customs and immigration facilities
Prasat Preah Vihear
The Preah Vihear Temple or Prasat Preah Vihear is a Khmer temple situated atop a 525-metre (1,720 ft) cliff in the Dângrêk Mountains
Promthep Cape is a simple rocky hill with no immediate interest.
Ha Long Bay
Ha Long Bay is a UNESCO World Heritage site located in Quảng Ninh province, Vietnam
Relaxing in Pai
Halfway between Chiang Mai and Mae Hong Son
Joma is the name of a bakery cafe. I have been in Laos many times but have not been there yet.
The food at Luang Prabang
The Food of Luang Prabang at night market
Wattay Airport Vientiane
Vientiane International Airport is located 3 kilometers from the center of Vientiane
The Great Wall of China
The Great Wall of China is a series of stone and earthen fortifications in northern China
Doi Suthep, Chedi
Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep is a Buddhist temple in Chiang Mai Province, Thailand.
that Luang stupa
That Luang Stupa is located in Vientiane capital, 7 km from Wattay Airport.