Pakbeng is a much needed break during a 2-day Mekong slow boat cruise. It's a nice place to finally stretch your legs, refuel on Laap and recharge with a good night's sleep.
is that a boat/hotel? Is it docked or does it cruise down the river while you relax?
You should check those beautuful handcrafted Lao woven silk and traditional silver jewelry that reflect the allure and complexity of Lao culture.
I'm considering hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu (the 4-day trip) in 2014. I need advice from those who've hiked before! Who did you book through? What time of year should I go? Any other tips?
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