Unfortunate YOLO experiences: the boat to Luang Prabang, Laos

Have you ever had something happen to you while travelling where you were paralyzed for a good few minutes (or hours...or days...) thinking, "W.T.F... did that actually just happen?!" A boat to Luang Prabang, Laos from Northern Thailand presented a situation of the sort for me back in 2002.

While I love to tell positive stories and useful tips regarding travel, the reality ...