Things NOT To Do In Southeast Asia

Things NOT To Do in Southeast Asia

My time in Southeast Asia has been some of the most fun I've ever had. I've been zip lining, I've played with monkeys and I've jumped into beautiful lagoons. There's an endless list of amazing activities and experiences that you should check out in Southeast Asia, but there's also a…

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Quick Guide To Vientiane

Quick Guide to Vientiane

Beautiful river views, great restaurants and plenty of luxury hotels. Vientiane is a great city worth stopping in on your way to Luang Prabang. This quick guide to Vientiane includes everything you need to know about visiting the capital of Laos! WHERE TO STAY With stunning views of the Mekong…

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Hotel Review: Landmark Mekong Riverside Hotel

Hotel Review: Landmark Mekong Riverside Hotel

When we arrived in Vientiane the thing we were most excited for was our three night stay at Landmark Mekong Riverside Hotel! After a busy few weeks in Laung Prabang and Vang Vieng we needed a relaxing break, and the Landmark hotel was the perfect place for this. Three restaurants,…

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Quick Guide To Vang Vieng

Quick Guide to Vang Vieng

Vang Vieng has always had a reputation of being a hard-partying spot for backpackers, but the government and locals have been working hard to clean up their reputation. Majority of the bars have been shut down, new (and clean) hotels have popped up and there's now a huge focus on…

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Hotel Review: Lao Valhalla Bungalows

Hotel Review: Lao Valhalla Bungalows

Visiting Vang Vieng was a chance for us to catch up on work and relax. We didn't come to Vang Vieng to sightsee, we truly came here to unwind - so we needed the perfect place to stay. We wanted a property that felt private, relaxing and it also needed…

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Quick Guide To Luang Prabang

Quick Guide to Luang Prabang

I arrived in Luang Prabang with no expectations, and ended up loving this city! The people and the delicious food are what really stand out to me - but I also loved the European influence and old city charm. Here's everything you need to know in our Quick Guide to…

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Visiting Kuang Xi Falls

Visiting Kuang Xi Falls

Kuang Xi Falls is Luang Prabang's most popular sight, and thanks to Instagram pictures of the falls have been circulating the internet lately! The falls didn't disappoint and they were every bit as beautiful as the pictures. Here's everything you need to know about visiting Kuang Xi Falls.... How to…

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Hotel Review: The BelleRive Boutique Hotel

Hotel Review: The BelleRive Boutique Hotel

Luang Prabang is known for it's beautiful colonial style hotels overlooking the Mekong River, but only one hotel comes stunning views with luxury amenities - The BelleRive Boutique Hotel. We stayed at The BelleRive after finishing a two day cruise from Thailand. We arrived late afternoon feeling hot and tired…

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Luang Say Cruise Review

Luang Say Cruise Review

When it came time to book our transportation between Thailand and Laos we were underwhelmed with our options. We were travelling between Chiang Rai, Thailand and Luang Prabang, Laos and the first three options we found were: An expensive flight A 14 hour bus trip A questionable high speed boat…

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