12 Things to do When Backpacking in Laos

Posted by on Jun 26, 2018 in Asia, Laos | 3 Comments
12 Things to do When Backpacking in Laos

Despite the absence of seaside beaches which are commonly found in the rest of Southeast Asia, the popularity of backpacking in Laos has increased. This is mainly due to the affordable transport, accommodation, and the large number of available things to do in Laos, ranging from visiting golden Buddhist temples, to hiking and caving which, […]

Itinerary for Biking the Bolaven Loop

Posted by on Jun 3, 2018 in Asia, Laos | 2 Comments
Itinerary for Biking the Bolaven Loop

One of the best experiences we had in Laos was biking the Bolaven Loop in the southern part of the country, where quiet roads lead to charming traditional villages scattered alongside a multitude of spectacular Bolaven Plateau waterfalls in rural countryside. This region is also well-known for its coffee plantations which can be visited whilst […]

How to visit the Plain of Jars from Luang Prabang

Posted by on May 22, 2018 in Asia, Laos | 2 Comments
How to visit the Plain of Jars from Luang Prabang

With Luang Prabang and Vang Vieng at the top of almost any Laos itinerary, the country of Laos has somewhat lost the charm of a very remote, off the beaten track destination and is slowly fizzling into Chinese organised tour mayhem. Yet, there still exist some corners of this land which provide for the insatiable […]