Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge is the first international
bridge spanning the Mekong. The bridge was built jointly by the governments
of Australia, Thailand and Laos. It was opened in April 8, 1994.
Fai Phaya Nak or Naga Fireball
Bang Fai Phaya Nak is a mysterious phenomenon
occurred in the Mekong River. Fireballs are seen rising up from the
Mekong on the night at the end of the Buddhist lent. They are visible
from districts located by the Mekong. This spectacle is watched by
a great number of people. A friendship boat race between Thailand
and Laos is also staged during this time. More...