Abridged in five parts by Andrew Simpson.
The author continues her energetic travels by bicycle, despite being injured in a bus crash.
The author meanders down the Mekong in a leaky boat and a fug of backpacker's hash smoke.
The author discovers the devastation caused by land mines left over from the Vietnam War.
The Laotian highlands are being logged at an alarming rate, with rare trees being sold for sixty pounds apiece.