Tag Archives: Cheap travel

Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City)

Note:  Most of my travel articles were written offline on my iPhone notes.  I just haven’t had a chance to transfer it. (travels done in June 2013) Saigon/HCMC Greetings from my airplane ride to the Philippines!  Let’s talk about the … Continue reading

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Southeast Asian Route

I never really shared to you my friends the actual route we took when we backpacked Southeast Asia summer of 2013 so I’d like to at least give you a rough idea in case you’re planning on going anytime within … Continue reading

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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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