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Trip: Laos

There are [6] stories from my trip: Laos

Deak Kum Pa Orphanage, Luang Prabang

LAOS | Thursday, 27 Dec 2012 | Views [424] | Comments [1]

Priya suggested that we go and see the Orphanage as she had heard or read about it. Jodie and I were over the moon at the idea and I quickly started doing some research into the Orpanage. www.deakkumpaorpanage.com  Priya also sent me a link to ... Read more >

Tags: christmas, deak kum pa, gifts, orphanage

The Historical Royal City of Luang Prabang

LAOS | Wednesday, 26 Dec 2012 | Views [427]

Luang Prabang is by far my favorite place in Laos. It has one of the highest concentrations of well preserved Buddhist temples in all of Southeast Asia, earning its recognition as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.   I didn't come to Laos for the ... Read more >

Tags: asia, birds, king sisavangvong, laos, night market, orphange, phou si, royal palace museum, travel

On to Luang Prabang

LAOS | Saturday, 22 Dec 2012 | Views [243]

So I'm currently sat on a mini bus from Vang Vieng to Luang Prabang.    Obviously I don't have wifi so this will not be live until we find a bed for the night and I will have to copy and paste...but its a pretty long and scenic journey ... Read more >

Tags: laos, luang prabang, mini bus, mountains, sunset, vang vieng

Photos: Laos

LAOS | Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | Photo Gallery

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Vang Vieng, A Backpacker Haven

LAOS | Thursday, 20 Dec 2012 | Views [849]

On one side of the river you have beautiful limestone mountains, endless caves, and slow village life. On the other side of the river you have backpacker party central.   Tubing the Nam Song is a backpacker right of passage and although the ... Read more >

Tags: asia, blue lagoon, caves, laos, travel, tubing, vang vieng

Vientiane, Capital of Laos

LAOS | Thursday, 13 Dec 2012 | Views [411]

Vientiane is the capital and largest city of Laos, situated on the Mekong River near the border with Thailand. Despite being the largest city in Laos, Vientiane is still very laid back and it really did not have a city feel to it. The French influence ... Read more >

Tags: pha that luang, sisavangvong vong, vientiane