Monthly Archive: June 2012

4 Thousand Islands – Two tales of brown murky water…. 0

4 Thousand Islands – Two tales of brown murky water….

So….the next phase of our trip takes place on a sleeper bus to 4 Thousand Islands from Vang Vieng.  It shall be told from two viewpoints as Shelly got ill during our trip…and I...

Vang Vieng – A tubers paradise – except we didnt tube.  Hmmmmm 0

Vang Vieng – A tubers paradise – except we didnt tube. Hmmmmm

So after the bumpy journey from Luang Prabang we jumped off at a guesthouse.  How nice of the man to take us to such a place you may think, except it was about 15...

The humorous journey to Vang Veing….6 hours yet so much more (warning this post features dried shrimp/noodle banter) 0

The humorous journey to Vang Veing….6 hours yet so much more (warning this post features dried shrimp/noodle banter)

So the Vang Vieng tale actually starts in Luang Prabang.  We were up early as we had been told our bus would be leaving at 8am….so I (Scott) headed out to get Shelly and...

Luang Prabang 0

Luang Prabang

Following our 2 day mammouth journey we finally arrived and settled into Luang Prabang.  We are staying in a place called Thony House – we’d prebooked it on HostelWord but were kind of grateful...

Seriously Sloooooow Boating 0

Seriously Sloooooow Boating

Having started a conversation with Gav three minutes prior to our pick up, we had only gotten to talking about subways and my perpetual dissapointment of them never being hot enough.  So as usually...