Laos Sleeper buses, Sunsets and Stupidity!..

Our first experience of a Laos ‘sleeper’ – yet previous trips have proved that sleeping on these things is near impossible!

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Nothing much in Pakse…. except ATMs!! 2

So we left our last post speeding away from Don Khon (4000 Islands) in a little wooden boat towards Nakasang, where we were to catch a minibus to Pakse. We hopped on a (quite clean) 8-seater, which actually only had

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‘Sabaidee’ to Laos from 4000 Islands! 1

We left you in our last blog having just landed on Don Khon (Lao’s 4000 islands region) by boat, after an eventful overland journey from Cambodia. The boat pulled up outside Souksan guesthouse where we clambered out over the muddy

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Funky bars in Cambodia…that’s not what I expected! 1

Our last day in Siem Reap was spent in the city centre – well I say city centre but Siem Reap is more like a big town than a city, without the soulless noise and mess of places like Phnom

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Angkor Ruins and birthday treats in Siem Reap 1

Well, what a great few days! We’re now in Siem Reap and have been here for about 3 days. To get here we once again got on a bus (from Sihanoukville) with Paramount Angkor Express, which this time wasn’t so

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Sun, sea and sand in Sihanoukville! 0

Okay, so not the most original of titles for a blog post about the seaside, but it really does wrap up the town of Sihanoukville, Cambodia quite nicely. We arrived there by bus (via our new favourite company, Paramount Angkor

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Unearthing the history of Cambodia… 3

Well, it’s time to say Goodbye Vietnam and Hello Cambodia! We left Ho Chi Minh City at around 7.30 in the morning and got a bus with Paramount Angkor Express, to the Cambodian border – it was a surprisingly straight

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Rain, robbery and remnants of war in Saigon…

We arrived in Saigon earlier this week looking forward to our last city and last stop in Vietnam before heading up to Cambodia, but unfortunately it didn’t quite live up to expectations! Our hotel was situated in a rather dark

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Sand Duning in Paradise: Mui Ne, Vietnam 3

Mui Ne, in South East Vietnam is a fantastic little get-away for people en route to Saigon from Nha Trang. We decided to stop here for one night, not only to break a potential 10 hour bus trip in two

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Mud Baths and Beaches in Nha Trang 2

Our visit to Nha Trang in South Central Vietnam has now come to an end and we’re sorry to say goodbye to it! The weather has been beautiful, the beach is beautiful and the surrounding mountains are, you guessed it,

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