Laos: Vang Vieng

Vang Vieng is a small touristic town in Central Laos. It is located at the Nam Song river, and is a major attraction for nature-lovers and adventure-seekers.

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Cruising through picturesque hills on the way to Vang Vieng.

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First glimpse of the Nam Song river.

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View in broad daylight: the river is very shallow.

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Fascinating Maylyn guest house.

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Exploring the neighborhood.

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Life in colours.

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Kayeng Nyui waterfall is away from trodden tourist paths. One can get there by riding a motorbike through the forest, along a deep mountain river valley, and across a local village.

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The waterfall.

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Very cute garbage bin in the area.

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The Elephant Cave: a stone inside resembles an elephant.

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A snake is guarding the Cave …

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while Buddha is chilling out :).

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Walking across the abyss. Literally.

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Z-plan is very popular here. Brings out lots of adrenaline!

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Lao food is simple and very tasty.

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Some more tourists in the guest house 🙂

 

 

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