Laos: Luang Prabang and Jungle Trekking

Laos: Luang Prabang and Jungle Trekking

Laos is a huge country! I’m not exactly sure how familiar any of you are with the country itself, but take a look at Google Maps just to verify how massive this place is. I’m not sure if it’s the lack of paved roads, endless mountains, or just all-around rural setting that make it seem so large, but it really takes forever to get anywhere, and anywhere in Laos could potentially be the most picturesque place there is.

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Laos: Vang Vieng

Laos: Vang Vieng

After a short two days in Vientiane (there's really nothing to do there) meant solely for acquiring a 60-day Visa to reenter Thailand in a few weeks, I took a four-hour excruciating bus ride up to Vang Vieng, a scenic town in the middle of the mountains famous for its tubing, nature, and backpacker culture.

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