Tag Archives: Vietnam

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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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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