Mekong Riverview Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Breakfast Available
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Travel Blogs from Luang Prabang
... whoop) so I joined them for a nicotine hit. I gave them both a fag and they offered me some of their food; sticky rice and meat, I didn't have any as not hungry but did think that was sweet! Made some friends :-) We stopped a few times on the way to drop people and boxes off- sometimes just at rocks! It was really strange, there is sand all along the Mekong!! I did not expect that!! We arrived in Pakbeng at around 6.15pm and there ...
... they said they were full as a film crew had booked out nearly all of the rooms. We explained the other place was full too and they said they had some tents but needed to find them. We waited around and another couple arrived with nowhere to go either. Eventually the tents were found - phew! They were set up for us and we got blankets and pillows too which made us happy. We had some dinner and then played a few rounds of petanque which they had set up. I was actually pretty good ...
... there, along about 5,000, and it was a nice antidote to Luang Prabang. It was just a small town, letting their hair down. Lots of kids, staying up late, a great atmosphere.
i spent the night at a rather dowdy guesthouse and, the next day, after visiting the early morning markets ( yes that is a picture of bats for sale), I returned to LP and the next blog focuses more on temples and Buddah's!!
... br> Day 18
Sun is splitting the sky again and the temperature is hot hot hot. We decide to go on a day trip today and after consulting tripadvisor we decide to head to the waterfalls outside the city. We walk to the tuk tuk drivers and begin the slightly annoying process in haggling a price. It is frustrating knowing that the driver is willing to let you pay double the usual price if you say yes straight away. We stood our ground and got a reasonable price (compared to the 2 ...