As soon as a saw photos of Kuang Si Falls in Luang Prabang and I knew it was somewhere I had to visit in Laos. The beautiful turquoise waters flowing down the numerous cascading waterfalls seemed like a picture perfect site. How to get to Kuang Si Falls There are two main options to get… Read More Kuang Si Falls, Laos: a quick guide to visiting the waterfalls
I’m known for over packing. On my first trip backpacking South East Asia I took 4 times more than what I needed too and packed things I didn’t need thanks to all those blog that give you massive lists. Trust me, you don’t need to pack your own washing line. My biggest mistake though was… Read More 5 Essentials for Females Backpacking South East Asia
The Ultimate Laos Backpacker Travel Guide. You asked for it. You got it. Everything you need to know to budget, plan and travel Laos as a backpacker. Laos, often overlooked by backpackers in favour of its better-known neighbours, landlocked Laos remains one of Southeast Asia’s most beguiling destinations. Caught in the middle of the two… Read More Laos Backpacker Travel Guide
I booked our trip to Southeast Asia as a spur of the moment decision after feeling very bored with life one afternoon. While looking at flights, I saw some cheap flights from Melbourne to Da Nang. I didn’t even know where Da Nang was, but the sensible voice in my head disappeared for a minute and I… Read More The Only 6 Week Southeast Asia Itinerary You Need
There are a lot of mixed opinions on the internet when it comes to Vang Vieng. So I thought I’d take all the guess-work out of it for you, volunteer as tribute to go check it out for you all and report back (you’re welcome). Vang Vieng was once a backpackers heaven. Full of non… Read More Is It Still Worth Visiting Vang Vieng, Laos?
Luang Prabang was my favourite stop in Laos. The ancient capital of Luang Prabang Province in northern Laos, lies in a valley at the confluence of the Mekong and Nam Khan rivers. Inhabited for thousands of years, it was the royal capital of the country until 1975. It’s known for its many Buddhist temples, including… Read More Top 10 things to do in Luang Prabang, Laos
It’s rare that I book much before I leave for a trip. However, a bit of research before you go is never a bad idea. After all, that’s why you’re here right? When Tom and I started planning out trip 6 week South East Asian Adventure we did some research on Laos and stumbled on a company called… Read More Tree Top Exploring: 3 Day Zip-line Tour in Laos