Vang Vieng - "take my ar*e..." and other monsoon stories May 25th 2007 After getting on a bus in Luang Prabang and making our way through windy roads in the mountains of Lao nowhere (and feeling rather sick as a result), we finally got to Vang Vieng - a little town by the river with lots of exciting things to do. Nice one!
First thing of course, we ran straight to the river front and got ourselves a room in a newly built guesthouse with still fresh paint on the w ... read more
Asia » Laos » West » Vang Vieng Laos was under the control of Siam (Thailand) from the late 18th century until the late 19th century when it became part of French Indochina. The Franco-Siamese Treaty of 1907 defined the current Lao border with Thailand. In 1975, the Communist Pathe... ... read more