Category for Laos

Bye-Bye Southeast Asia, Hola Barcelona!

Posted by • October 9, 2012 • Asia ,Cambodia ,Indonesia ,Laos ,Southeast Asia ,Thailand ,Vietnam Add Comment

I vividly remember… the impact of the hot and humid air (which I am so used to now) the moment we stepped off of the plane in Indonesia; the smell of incense coming from the corridors of

Why I didn’t love Laos

Posted by • September 18, 2012 • Laos ,Southeast Asia 5 Comments

Why are you being a hater? I never said I hated it; all I am saying is that it didn’t impress me! I still think you are being a hater.  Just in time to finish our conversation

Riding Solo to Konglor

Posted by • September 10, 2012 • Laos ,Southeast Asia Add Comment

A post by Adam Weeg “Just go man.” I was driving a cheap motorbike over a mountain and through a rising monsoon-esque rainstorm; sheets of stinging rain had already made most of my body numb, the

Huay Xai to Luang Prabang: Travel Guide

Posted by • September 8, 2012 • Laos ,Southeast Asia ,Travel Tips 4 Comments

As a follow up to the previous post: Mekong Photo Essay, and with fellow travelers in mind, I am writing a short guide about the travel options from Northern Laos to Luang Prabang along with

On the Mekong in Laos: Photo Essay

Posted by • September 5, 2012 • Laos ,Photo Essay ,Southeast Asia 10 Comments

We were introduced to Laos by cruising down the Mekong River on a slow boat. Our 150 km journey started in northern Laos at Huay Xai, ending 2 days later in the middle of the country at Luang

Goodbye Thailand

Posted by • August 24, 2012 • Laos ,Northern Thailand ,Southeast Asia ,Thailand 6 Comments

I will be honest, our initial impression of Thailand was not love at first sight (except for the food, it was fantastic from day one). But coming from Bali we couldn’t avoid comparing the adjustment.