Phoun Khoun

  Phoun Khoun View Point One of the most breathe taking places in Laos. Always find it hard to leave this spot. Just stunning GPS Co-ordinates 19.38952, 102.42647   A must see if taking 13 N north to Luang Prabang or South towards Kasi and Vang Vieng. Good chance it may be covered in fog or rain depending on…

Viengxay – City of Victory

    Viengxay (Vieng Xai / Vieng Sai)- City of Victory. The Viengxay caves in Houaphanh Province of North-Eastern Laos are an extensive network of caves in limestone mountains. Four-hundred eighty of these caves were used by the Pathet Lao during the Second Indochina War to shelter from American bombardment. Up to 23,000 people lived in the caves, which…

Kong Lor Cave

  Kong Lor Cave is pretty stunning.. The following pictures do not do it justice. As dark as the black hole of Calcutta and navigating by head lamp at a brisk speed. Head lamp zipping all over the cave walls looking for the path to follow There are a couple of small rapids you have to get out of…

Khonephapheng Waterfall

  The spectacular Khonephapheng Waterfall. My first time to this particular side of the river to view the falls. Previously back in 2009 we had kayaked down to the other side and could see the touristy part across the water. Will leave the pics to speak for themselves.. What a spot and a great spot for some Mekong Beer…