Borlaven Guesthouse

Address: Pakbeng, Lao Peoples Dem Rep | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Pakbeng

Pak Beng (first stop Laos)

A travel blog entry by lukeandloumann on Aug 26, 2014

17 photos

... attraction in the Luang Prabang area, but more interesting were the big black and blue butterflies that kept fluttering round people. Luke got a great shot of one.

After some shenanagans with the tour operator booking us into a hotel 5km out of town the night before without permission and refusing to cancel it once Teresa had found somewhere close in, we all arrived at Luang Prabang and our hotel for 4 nights.


Slow boat to Luang Prabang

A travel blog entry by lilianbrett on Aug 21, 2014

24 photos

... to see people carrying about their day to day lives while we cruised by. Children could be seen washing and playing in the shallows and people all along the river were fishing from their long boats. It felt pretty special to see villages and places that cannot be reached by road, most who get by without running water or electricity. My favourite part of the journey came about an hour from Luang Prabang when looming limestone karsts came into view for the most spectacular ...

The Mekong River

A travel blog entry by ekhunt on Aug 20, 2014

9 photos

... but it had more than enough guest houses for everyone. We opted to wade through all the locals advertising their guest houses at the port and ended up at the very first one we walked to. That night we wandered the street until we thought we were on the outskirts of town before meeting up with some others from the boat and talking over drinks for a while.  Scenery the second day was equally as amazing. We were loaded on ...

Pak Beng to Luang Prabang

A travel blog entry by claire_anthony on Aug 01, 2014

1 comment, 8 photos

... in history and was the former capital of Laos before the King and the government moved to Vientiane (which will will visit in a couple of days). Pulling up into the driveway before our hotel, we were quickly provided with our room key and sent on our way, with hotel porters bringing our bags up shortly thereafter. The room provided was luxurious, with a large king size bed, air conditioning and private ensuite wet room - just what we needed after ...

Day 1, slow boat up the Mekong

A travel blog entry by robnraystravels on Jul 17, 2014

17 photos

... The boat was roughly 50/50, tourists & locals, & was full e pulled in along the way to let the locals off at their villages. The kids would come from everywhere when they heard the boat. The scenery was beautiful, very mountainous & a lush green all the way. We had a French couple on board with a young daughter & she befriended some local kids on the boat, especially a girl about ...