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 […]

The World Heritage Temples of Luang Prabang

The World Heritage Temples of Luang Prabang

Guesthouse in town away from the rivers 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 […]