Mekong Hotel

Tha He Rd., Kanthaburi Dist, Savannakhet, Lao Peoples Dem Rep | Hotel

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Bus trip in Laos

A travel blog entry by robnraystravels


... through, but a local bus which people can just hail down on the side of the road. We stopped somewhere for a meal break & were inundated with young girls selling dried meat on sticks, about 8 of them on the bus. They left us alone but really hassled some of the local people. Finally we arrived at a bus station at 8.45pm. Despite not having a clue where we were, we knew we weren't at Savannakhet. It's the 2nd largest city in Laos. & this appeared ...


A travel blog entry by itsthejourney


... guesthouse). She gave the directions to the tuk tuk driver and even negotiated a price for us - our saviour!

Savannakhet is a sleepy town, the heat is relentless. There is nothing to do but sit in air conditioned bars waiting for the next bus out of town. After a walk around in the 40 degree heat we decide to cool down at Chez Boune (French restaurant) which has real baguettes, hot coffee and Bonne Maman jam..YUM!

Next stop – Vientiane, Laos. ...


A travel blog entry by sandyjean


... of being; slower, gentler and open childlike curiosity.

i also learned that Rick is a darn good motorcycle mechanic! ;-)

Rick lightened his pack by sending some items home with me and I left him a couple important items, my clothesline and Lao translation book as well as my Mother Hen safety advice ( my kids are laughing, they know what I mean).

Until next time. Khop Chaii!


Why did we come here?

A travel blog entry by joe-emma_2013

... the bus. Luckily the motorbike that had been on the roof before had got off at this stop to make room for the pigs ;)

We both decided to try and take the local bus (no airconditioning, yay!), rather than the normal touristy bus, as much as we can from now on - we were pretty entertained for the whole journey and it definitely beats listening to the ever ongoing music videos they show on the other buses. They are pretty funny, but they all sound the same and we ...

Sleepy Savannakhet

A travel blog entry by vegantravellers


... buy us two tickets to Pakse and we can pay him back later.Weirdo had an electric bug racket that he used to swat Mosquitos. He tried to give us it for the night and offered to buy us one in the morning but we were already thinking about moving on because, despite looking alright, Savannahket doesn't really have anything for us.There was no beer at the hotel so weirdo and his mate went off to get some. We figured it best to get to bed before ...


This hotel, located on Tha He Rd., Kanthaburi Dist, Savannakhet, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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