Laos

Wonderful nature at the Kuang Si waterfalls

Wonderful nature at the Kuang Si waterfalls

Checking my trip to the Kuang Si waterfalls This morning I got up a little earlier, and I decide to drink less tonight. First, I walk to the guesthouse to discuss the trip to Kuang Si waterfalls, which I tried to book yesterday. The landlady has already talked to the bellboy. She confirms everything has […]

Cycle around Luang Prabang

Cycle around Luang Prabang

Rent a bike to visit the more remote temples A somewhat lazy day today. First I have an extensive breakfast diagonally opposite my guesthouse. The waiter starts a conversation while during my meal. He wants to know whether I already visited the Kuang Si Falls. He can arrange the trip by mini-van. Initially, I wanted […]

Miniature Buddhas in the Pak Ou caves

Miniature Buddhas in the Pak Ou caves

Early pickup to visit the Pak Ou caves The agreement was that I would be picked up at 8 am to go to the Pak Ou caves by boat. Already at twenty before eight somebody knocks on my door. Of course, I am not ready yet, but I say I will be in five minutes. At […]

Luang Prabang World Heritage Temples

Luang Prabang World Heritage Temples

Luang Prabang houses several World Heritage Temples Having just returned to visit the World Heritage Temples of Luang Prabang, I take a blue jumbo taxi to the center of the city. The driver brings me to the guesthouse of my choice. Once there, it appears that they started renovating the place. So I check the hostel next […]

Countryside trip around Vang Vieng

Countryside trip around Vang Vieng

Cycling along unpaved paths Today I enormously enjoyed the tranquility of rural Laos while taking a countryside trip around Vang Vieng. I rented a bicycle in the morning and drove to the Tham Chang cave, along unpaved paths. Upon arrival, I had to climb 150 steps have to reach the entrance of the cave. This […]

Mekong river chill-out in Luang Prabang

Mekong river chill-out in Luang Prabang

Favorite chill-out spot in Laos Of all the places that I have visited in Laos, it is definitely Luang Prabang, flanked by the Mekong river, which is my favorite. The city itself has been classified as a World Heritage site because of its ancient temples. But the best thing to do around here is to chill-out. Laziness as […]