Voyaging Down the Mighty Mekong in Laos

July 19, 2018 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Laos

Southeast Asia is well known for its ubiquitous and varied means of transport, and in Laos the mighty Mekong River is one of the best ways to see its rural villages, ancient temples, and stunning mountain landscape.

Discovering the True Nature of Rural Laos by Bike

June 21, 2018 by | Filed Under: Adventure Travel, Authentic Experiences, Laos

Cycling through rural countryside on a bicycle – surrounded by emerald-green rice fields and friendly local people – is a truly refreshing and relaxing experience that reveals the true face of rural Laos.

Trekking to Luang Prabang’s Tranquil Kuang Si Falls

Venture into the hills around Luang Prabang for a jungle-style picnic, learn local fishing and cooking techniques, swim in the turquoise pools of the Kuang Si Falls, and discover true meaning of tranquility.

The Bolaven Plateau: Coffee, Waterfalls and Wonderful Wat Phou

April 19, 2018 by | Filed Under: Adventure Travel, Culinary, Laos, Travel

Located in southern Laos, the Bolaven Plateau is a spectacular natural region of waterfalls, vast forests and canyons, with the added bonus of being a key area for producing the country’s famed Lao coffee.

Si Phan Don: Laos’ River Island Archipelago

Si Phan Don is arguably the most peaceful region of Laos, a beautifully rural backwater where the Mekong River becomes a vast inland sea, carving the land into an archipelago of tiny islets.