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  • Laos VientianeXieng Khouang to Vientiane 17th August We got up early enough to at least get some breakfast- although a couple of large families were hoovering all up in front of them. Then we were collected and driven to Phonsavan airport QV402 Posted by PetersF in Laos | Mar 13, 2021
  • Vientiane, LaosA planeload of bombs were dropped on Laos every eight minutes for nine years between 1964 and 73. The country is the most heavily bombed on earth and parts of the countryside are openly scarred from the explosions. More than Posted by TaylorElphicks in The Seafood Chronicles | Dec 23, 2019
  • Luang Probang, LaosArriving by cruise on the Mekong River, refreshed having taken in the beautiful landscapes from the comfort of our boat, we docked at Laos’s original capital (now Vientiane), known for its standout food scene and colonial-style wooden buildings of pale Posted by TaylorElphicks in The Seafood Chronicles | Dec 21, 2019
  • January 14, 2019, Vientiane January 14, 2019 Early in the morning we walked, no ran, to the bus stop because Gustav thought we’d be late. We were half an hour early and the tickets were more expensive than at the hotel. On Posted by baixing in No Fixed Address | Jan 14, 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
  • The Big Year Out-Xieng Khuan Buddha Park Laos I visited this weird and quirky place in 2012 when spending time in Laos near vientiane. It caught my imagination, I hope it does yours! Buddha Park is more curious than spectacular – which makes for a curious spectacle. A Posted by TheJohnsons in The Silk Route & SEA 2012 The Johnsons | Jun 19, 2018
  • Laos - Vientiane[center]We took a flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Vientiane, the capital of Laos, and after a brief stop-over in Phnom Penh arrived within a few hours of leaving HCMC. You can get a visa-on-arrival at Vientiane airport but the Posted by Lady Mantle in Lady M's Worldwide Adventures | Oct 13, 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
  • Laos: VientianeOur onward journey to the capital of Laos Vientiane started off somewhat higgledy piggledy. We dutifully arose at 5am to be ready for our 6am pick up to Luang Prabang bus station. On arrival we learned that the VIP bus Posted by advensha in Advensha | Mar 11, 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
  • Yet Another Dodgy RoadRoads in Laos seem to be very windy & bumpy. We headed from Vang Vieng to Vientiane, only a four hour drive. Lunched at a place opened up to keep kids off the street, great food if only a bit slow Posted by ChristieA in CarCar's on the Road . . . . . Again! | Apr 21, 2015
  • Being lazy in VientianeSean and I left for Vientiane by a lovely comfortable bus! A luxury in Laos!! We planned to arrive in Vientiane on Thursday afternoon and go straight to the Vietnam embassy to apply for next day visas. However, unknown to Posted by Libbytes in PhD Celebration Travel | May 6, 2014
  • Wandering, eating and drinking in Vientiane Today we got up nice and early and went for our complimentary breakfast. It was a choice of eggs and a baguette so Chelsea was extremely happy as she loves bread. After we set off on a mission to find Posted by Chelsandliam in Powered by Noodles | May 15, 2013
  • Spirit of Laos==Laos== We crossed from Thailand into northern Laos at Houayxai and drove to the small town of Houei Sai for the night. On the way we stopped at two villages. Laos is one of the few Southeast Asian countries whose ethnic Posted by Chris Cox in Spirit of Laos | Apr 9, 2013
  • The bus journey from hell As I have been telling Tam repeatedly for the last week or two, you can't come to south east Asia and not do an overland border crossing - it's an experience. You also can't come to south ea Posted by Tam-Jo in The Adventures of Jo and Tammy... | Jan 21, 2013
  • Tuk-tuk tourA lot of sightseeing was in order for today and to help accomplish this we decided a tuk-tuk was in order. It took over 10 minutes but we managed to haggle down a tuk-tuk driver to a reasonable price. Posted by Tam-Jo in The Adventures of Jo and Tammy... | Jan 21, 2013
  • A bunch of buddha'sObviously, today started with breakfast/lunch at JoMa cafe! Then, on our way back to the hostel, we were accosted by another tuk tuk driver who offered to take us around the city for an extortionate amount of money. Posted by Tam-Jo in The Adventures of Jo and Tammy... | Jan 21, 2013
  • Another minivan!A three hour minivan from Vang Vieng to the capital Vientianne started our day. Thankfully neither of us were poorly today! Posted by Tam-Jo in The Adventures of Jo and Tammy... | Jan 21, 2013
  • The Ho Chi Minh trailThe Laos leg of our tour started in Hanoi. To get to Laos we had 2 very long bus journeys ahead of us. The first one was leaving the next morning down to Vinh - still in Vietnam. But first Posted by louslabbert in Around South East Asia in 104 days | Nov 26, 2012
  • Chapter seventy two - VientianeDay 258: Vientiane, Laos 13/06/2012 Well, we arrive at Nong Khai station at around ten thirty and despite the few young, impressionable, loud and murderable Canadian kids that decide to shout their mouths off (so glad we weren’t in their carriage Posted by tevs in Unbelievable trekkers | Jul 17, 2012
  • Chapter seventy two - VientianeDay 259: Vientiane, Laos 13/06/2012 Well, we arrive at Nong Khai station at around ten thirty and despite the few young, impressionable, loud and murderable Canadian kids that decide to shout their mouths off (so glad we weren’t in their carriage Posted by tevs in Unbelievable trekkers | Jul 17, 2012
  • Vientiane, LaosVientiane stands in stark contrast to the Laos we had seen so far, and the Laos you imagine before you get there. The streets are laid out in grids, there are 5 star hotels, SUV's being driven around and half Posted by Kan_Kan_Can in not recommended by the lonely planet | Jul 13, 2012
  • 12+13/10/2011 Vientiane - Buddah Park and more festivalWe needed to get out of the city as the festival meant the world and his wife had decended therefore we deciding to venture out to Buddah Park which was an hour out on public bus. A public bus that Posted by osiania in Osian a Nia - Taith | Oct 31, 2011
  • 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
  • Vientiane, Laos for lunch.For various reasons which I won't bore you with, I can only currently get a three month visa for Vietnam, which obviously needs renewing as this is where we presently live. For this renewal, I was told I had Posted by langforda in Langfords in Hanoi | Aug 17, 2011
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