Guest post by Bridget Sandorford. Traveling to Asia is an exciting prospect. There are so many different countries, climates and cultures to explore.
Posts Tagged Vientiane
Laos is located in the middle of Southeast Asia, a landlocked country with a population of 6.8 million (2009) sharing border with Burma, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and China. This place is the least developed country in SE Asia and generally Laotian has a gentle-laid back approach to life.
Anyone who has traveled to Indochina are well aware of the different types of beer it has to offer. No doubt about it, Beerlao is the most outstanding brand in this region and is even the most successful Lao exports, currently available in 13 countries worldwide.
Looking for a decent place to stay in Vientiane is not that difficult as compare to Vang Vieng and Luang Prabang. After a thorough research on Tripadvisor, Hotel Khamvongsa fits into our budget at USD30 per night for double occupancy.
A trip to Laos- Welcome to the Lao PDR (People’s Democratic Republic) also known as “please don’t rush” country. Generally, Laotians are friendly and easy-going. Even the streets and traffic are calm, no honking every other seconds like its neighbor, Vietnam and Cambodia.