ArchivesCategory: Laos




14Apr

The idea of our packrafting adventure on the Nam Ou river was born long before our Indian/Nepal off-trip. We visited a part of the river a year earlier and instantly felt in love with the magnificent landscape of Northern Laos as well as its people and their relaxed lifestyle. We asked Anna’s parents to bring […]Continue Reading

24Mar

The main reason of our come back to Laos (we visited the country while passing from China to Vietnam in 2013) was the Nam Ou river. We had 2 packrafts stashed at the Polish Embassy in Bangkok during our India/Nepal off-trip and we wanted to make use of them before continuing South. As we had […]Continue Reading

08Feb

We had a hard time in Vientiane, the capital of Laos.  After a very long day of cycling we arrived there and had a lot of difficulties in finding a cheap place to sleep, so we left it after a couple of hours and camped. In the morning we visited the Buddha Park – a […]Continue Reading

04Feb

Lao PDR (Lao People’s Democratic Republic) is quite often interpreted as Lao Please Don’t Rush. We took it seriously. We were working hard not to rush. And we succeeded. It is a perfect place to take it easy. Laos is a country, where time slows down (what would Einstein say?) and life goes on its […]Continue Reading

30Jan

We arrived in Luang Prabang by boat and wanted to spend there a couple of days, waiting for our Vietnamese visa and enjoying the atmosphere of this city. Even though it is the most popular tourist destination in Laos we could find some quite places, admire the decorative architecture of various temples and meet a […]Continue Reading