Luang Prabang

After a very bumpy uphill windy road from Vang Vieng I arrived in Luang Prabang at the minivan station. Where I am then loaded into a tuk tuk awaiting others who are arguing over the price when it is obvious they don’t have any other … Continue readingLuang Prabang

Vang Vieng

As we arrived in Vang Vieng we crossed the famous airstrip that put this place on the map. This was the staging area for the CIA and the secret war in Laos. In the late 1990’s early 2000’s young backpackers turned this place into a … Continue readingVang Vieng


Today I got up and had breakfast then went out on the motorbike I rented for the day! 25 Kilometers on a crap road when you don’t know where you are going can take forever! I stopped for gas then water then to take a … Continue readingVientiane

Getting to Laos

I tried to book a direct flight to Laos from Chiangmai but due to the festival all flights were booked. So I booked a flight from Chiangmai to Udan Tani with transport to Vientiane. This is all included from the airline. So I show up … Continue readingGetting to Laos