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  • Vang Vieng, LaosApparently we all judge someone within one second. It's an internal instinct, probably not made for the modern world. It's why Bond villains have scars. Anyway, after one second Vang Vieng was not looking too good - a slightly uncomfortable Posted by TaylorElphicks in The Seafood Chronicles | Dec 21, 2019
  • Laos Laos LandI flew from Vietnam into Luang Prabang in Laos. I got a taxi into the city and found my way to the hostel DownTown Backpackers in the rain. It was mon Posted by Travel__Tease in Finding Myself in South East Asia | Apr 22, 2017
  • Vang Vieng - Laos[center]We took a minibus from Vientiane to Vang Vieng at around 9:30/10am, which cost 45,000 kip each ($5.40/£4) and arrived in Vang Vieng around 1pm. The road between the two towns was long and winding going up and over a Posted by Lady Mantle in Lady M's Worldwide Adventures | Oct 17, 2017
  • Laos Vientiane I was told to have low expectations for the capital city, but I was pleasantly surprised. There was a great night market by the Mekong and all the sites in the city were within walki Posted by juliaaugh in Thailand 2016 | Mar 15, 2016
  • 4) Laos==Laos== We are so torn when it comes to how we feel about Laos. The long boat ride was brilliant and we loved Luang Prabang. The time we spent in Kasi with Uncle Tom was unbelievable and the Lao landscape and Posted by jayandmat2015 in Jay & Mat's Travel Blog | Apr 22, 2015
  • Laos: Vang Vieng==Vang Vieng== Vang Vieng indeed has a notorious reputation; tubing, soft drugs, hard drugs, police corruption, etc. The focus however should be the scenery. Someone described it like being in Jurasic Park. It is so easy toimagine Terradactils and Posted by SkinnyFists in Tales from the Transit Lounge | Jan 14, 2015
  • Fun in Vang ViengFrom Luang Prabang, myself, Sean, Janine, Heather and Lody took a mini bus down to Vang Vieng... a very winding route through the mountains and valleys. The journey was tough for me since my seat wasn't properly secured to the Posted by Libbytes in PhD Celebration Travel | May 1, 2014
  • Relaxing and Wandering in Vang ViengToday has been a rather lazy and uneventful day. First we had our first lie-in in months and stayed in bed until 10.30am. It was bliss. We got up and ready and then sat in our guesthouse café all morning Posted by Chelsandliam in Powered by Noodles | Jul 4, 2013
  • Vang Vieng: Tubing in Laos - update===Firstly, I'm really grateful for all the responses to the last post: good and bad. And there were some howlers. But >20,000 views & hundreds of shares on FB made my week, so thank you! :) === ===Secondly, I Posted by Jamie V in The Voyages Of Venning | Sep 18, 2012
  • IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Tubing 'finished' by Laos. (Note to fellow Travellerspoint.com users: please excuse disruption to my blogging order, but this may impact your travels) As of the last week, the Communist administration of LAO P.D.R have been closing down the popular 'Tubing' town of Vang Vieng. Posted by Jamie V in The Voyages Of Venning | Sep 2, 2012
  • Luang Prabang, Vang Vieng and VientienneI'm going to be completely honest here, there are a multitude of things to do in Luang Prabang such as Temples, the Wats, The Royal Palace! Mount Phou Si which is the holy mountain, boat rides, waterfalls, caves etc the Posted by Vicky Bailey in Vicky and Chloe Bailey World Trip | Aug 14, 2012
  • Chapter seventy three - Vang ViengDay 264: Vang Vieng, Laos 19/06/2012 After a great few days in Vientiane we prepare to move on. Gemma runs out to get some breakfast whilst I shower. Hearing a knock on the door and assuming it was Gemma, I answer Posted by tevs in Unbelievable trekkers | Aug 10, 2012
  • Veni, Vidi, Vang ViengAfter a very nice few days in Luang Prabang we've arrived here in Vang Vieng. We've opted for far less salubrious accommodation here. We're pretty much on the main drag in a hostel called Pan's Place. On checking in I Posted by goldenmaverick in There and back again | Jun 28, 2012
  • A Tale of Two CitiesVANG VIENG AT SUNSET Now when you meet anyone who has headed to Laos they tend to have the same itinerary, Vang Vieng and Luang Prabang. Both have their assets and their attra Posted by Annie Thornton in Meanderings in Asia | Feb 20, 2012
  • Vang ViengWe woke up at the ridiculous hour of 3:30 AM in KL to walk over to the nearby station to catch the sky bus to the airport. It took 1 hour and after we arrived I felt absolutely horrible. We Posted by meganjane03 in South East Asia | Jan 6, 2012
  • A Little of LaosWe had treated ourselves to a flight rather than take up a whole day getting from Hanoi to Vientiane. The flight with Laos Airlines was smooth and we checked into Aroon Residence in the evening. Unfortunately for us the Posted by kelandstu in School Bell Silenced | Aug 26, 2011
  • Vang Vieng - Fairly Blurry Week After The Gibbon Experience we wanted to head south to Vang Vieng, this meant going back to Luang Prabang overnight on the bus and then catching another bus south to Vang Vieng, 160kms away. When you see that the place Posted by KyleMac in INTO THE UNKNOWN | Jul 16, 2011
  • Laos...rockclimbing, tubing, bus journeys and sticky rice! With still two weeks before we were due to go to Malaysia, we went over from Cambodia into the southern Laos boarder and headed for a place named Si Phan Don (which means 4000 islands). A Posted by Eveness in Roaming Free | Jul 5, 2011
  • Does Beerlao run this country?Beerlao, Beerlao, Beerlao. That's what you see everywhere in Laos. Walk down the street looking for a place to stay, 'BEERLAO' subheaeding 'guesthouse'. It is unbelievable! But anyway we arrived in laid back Luang Prabang, Laos. The streets are quite, Posted by sheds141 in My Map of the World | Jan 12, 2011
  • Confessions of a serial tuber[i]You take a deep breath and reach upwards. Your hands tightly grip the handle. You take one last look at the shirtless and painted crowd beneath you and take that final step forward. You start surging forward, Posted by nomadSteve in Asia Adventure | Dec 28, 2010
  • Vang ViengThe minibus picked us up, as well as 5 other boys from other guesthouses, 2 of whom were already drunk. Fanastic! We were soon moved onto a VIP bus, BUT the aircon worked!!! HURRAH! We were joined by a lot Posted by Susiep539 in Having a (Siem) Reap good time! | Nov 27, 2010

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