Muang Sing is a small, pretty town near the Lao-Chinese border with visible economical and cultural links to China. It’s rarely visited by tourists, making for a great place for … Continue reading The ethnic mosaic of Muang Sing
Luang Namtha is one of the main destinations in the north Laos which doesn’t mean it’s crowded or particularly busy with tourists. There are just a couple of guesthouses, restaurants, … Continue reading Cycling around Luang Namtha
Pak Nam Noy is a tiny village on the major crossroads leading north to Phongsali, south to Muang Xai and east to Muang Khua. It doesn’t deserve much attention apart … Continue reading Pak Nam Noy Market and the unexpected journey north-west.
Muang Khua is just a sleepy village stretched across the highway and set at the banks of the formidable Nam Ou river. There isn’t really much to see and do … Continue reading Muang Khua – a gateway to the north-east Laos