Travel Blogs from Pakbeng
Monday 26 Aug 2013 Laos
Off to the border control for 8am. We exit Thailand on one side of the Mekong river then catch a narrow boat across the river and US$35 lighter we obtain our visa for Laos. I changed £40 at the bank and received 478,800 Laos LAK although when I counted it is was 300 short as they don’t use coins and the lowest …
So, we are about to leave Thailand and head over to Laos where we will spend the next two days on a slow boat travelling to Luang Prabang with a night's stop in Pak Beng where I shall bring you up to date on.
Weds 3rd July - After less than 4 hours sleep the alarm sounded and we had to get up to get to the boarder …
Jessandhector stayed here on May 12, 2012 during their trip titled: Jess & Hector“s Excellent Adventure.
We set off from Chiang Mai to begin our three day journey across the border from Thailand to Luang Prabang, Laos. We boarded the already almost full mini van (which had A/C thankfully) and stopped to pick up one last traveler. As she boarded the bus we recognised her as a girl who had run across the road during the previous day's parade to drench …
The next 2 days we spent on the slow boat to the border of Thailand. There was a fast boat but it's not very safe. The boat ride was good and relaxing but was 10 hours each day. We had to stop for a night in a very little place called PakBeng. We found a nice place to stay but the mozzies were huge! We slept under our nets. When we arrived at …
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Travelers also recommend:
TravelPod Member ReviewsMonsovanh Guesthouse Pakbeng
Nous y avons séjourné pendant une nuit lors de notre traversée du Mékong. Hôtel bien tenu, douche chaude, lit convenable et le tout bien situé (en face du petit café pour le petit dej, près du resto indien que nous vous recommandons et à quelques minutes à pied du quai d'embarquement. Prix raisonnable!
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.