From Laos into Vietnam – border crossing and Hue

Leaving Laos for Vietnam So from Don Det I took a somewhat nightmare bus journey to Savannakhet. After struggling at snails pace for awhile the bus broke down, the journey overall took hours more than… View Post

Don Det – 4000 Islands – Laos 2015

Si Phan Don, aka the Four Thousand Islands, is beautiful. Right on the border with Cambodia, it consists of a whole bunch of islands, outcrops, mini beaches and rocks in the Mekong. I stayed on… View Post

Konglor and Champasak – Laos 2015

I met a German couple, Jana and Arnd, on the bus to Konglor, which was great as we then hung out for a few days. Also met a couple of cool Danish girls who I… View Post

Vang Vieng and Vientiane – Laos 2015

Vang Vieng is known as somewhat of a party place for backpackers, and I now understand why! First off I was staying at Real Backpackers for 2 nights, which is a real party hostel, full… View Post

Muang Ngoi and around – Laos 2015

Time to head north in Laos and go trekking! Of the Henry group, 7 of us went north, and we said farewell to John who headed for further adventures. First off a 4 hour very… View Post

Luang Prabang – Laos 2015

After arriving in Luang Prabang, the 6 of us (slowboat crew! see last blog entry) stayed at a hostel together, and as Henry had booked for the hostel started referring to all of us by… View Post

Slow Boat – Laos 2015

I spent the night in Chiang Khong before heading across the border to Houay Xai in Laos. I met a bunch of other people who are all awesome and we teamed up to catch the… View Post