Monthly Archives: July 2013

Vientiane

Vientiane (Capital City of Laos) Greetings from another sleeper bus from Vientiane, Laos to Da Nang, Vietnam!!  We arrived at Vientiane’s north bus terminal and didn’t really know what and where to go.  We took a Tuk Tuk ride for … Continue reading

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11-Hour Sleeper Bus Ride

From Luang Prabang to Vientiane Greetings from my hostel bar in Vientiane Star Hotel!  This ride cost K150,000.  You can do the non-sleeper for K130,000 but I advise against the non-sleeper bus!  For K30,000 more you can sleep all the … Continue reading

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The Epic 2-Day Slow Boat Ride

The 2-Day Boat Ride from Houay Xiay, Laos to Luang Prabang, Laos It cost Bhat920; yes Laos will take your Bhat!  In fact it’s a better deal if you use bhat than kip and I’m not quite sure why.  The … Continue reading

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Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang, Laos (LP for short) Greetings from Joma Cafe right on the corner of our hostel!  We knew about our hostel from friends we met on the 2-day slow boat ride.  The hostel (Houxieng Guest House) is clean and … Continue reading

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Crossing Thailand/Laos Border

Crossing Thailand/Laos Border Greetings from Chiang Mai bus terminal!  Well, Chiang Mai was our favorite we didn’t want to leave!  We stayed for about 2 days and a half and we enjoyed every minute!  It’s a town I wouldn’t mind … Continue reading

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