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
23JanDown the river
After many months on the road, we finally got the chance to enjoy a country from the water perspective. In Nong Khiaw we decided to put our bikes on a wooden speed boat and go on a 6 hours adventure down the river to Luang Prabang. It was a great feeling and a lot of […]Continue Reading
16JanGet ready for Laos
Getting the “visa on arrival” was a smooth and easy going procedure, with the officials being very relaxed and asking no questions – a nice start in our 9th country on this trip! Laos welcomed us with pretty bad weather but we tried not to worry much about it, as we were just happy that […]Continue Reading
During our stay in China we were really looking forward to cycle through Yunnan and once again enjoy riding our bikes in a mountainous region, as it was already a long time ago since we have been in the mountains of Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan. We have already cycled a lot in different types of mountains […]Continue Reading
03JanWild wild West!
The more we cycled West, the rougher it became. Roads, people, landscape, food. We had a lot to cycle to the border to Laos, so we pushed really hard, trying to make at least 90km every day. As always we used our smartphone for navigation, but it quickly turned out that Google did not catch […]Continue Reading