Namkhong Riverside Hotel
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Day 11 - early morning
Day 5 of Indochina Encompassed Tour
Once I passed the initial stage of abruptly waking up due to the endless sound of my alarm clock, I was surprised to see but delighted to know that I slept through the entire night! A good 8 hours straight without even waking up. Yeahhhh! That mosquito net definitely did …
Day 10 - evening
Day 4 of Indochina Encompassed Tour
Back onboard the minivan, the drive continued for the next two hours towards Chiang Khong while I laid-back cozily in my seat and watched the various scenes fold before my eyes from outside my window.
From cities to towns, towns to rural areas, we were now on an …
This was just a quick overnight stop near the border. We just arrived, had dinner and left early in the morning. I did see some wires that resembled dad's Christmas lights though! That's one thing I've never mentioned before - the wires in South East Asia are crazy! How they ever know which wire connects to each thing I'll never ...
... a new experience.. you look up and the light shades are decorated in all colours of condoms! After dinner we hailed down some tuk tuks to take us to Khao San Road (BackpackersvRoad).. I thought we may meet our ends in that tuk tuk - the driver was a frigging lunatic! Luckily we made it there in one piece and had a couple of drinks before we made our way back to the hotel to say our goodbyes to the group. Me and Jon were on our own from here on out... wish us luck!
... on the other side of the immigration building, encountered my next surprise. To make it accross the bridge and into Laos, I would have to take a bus which would cost me 25 baht plus extra per piece of luggage! Frustrated about the whole situation by now I explained to the lady selling the tickets that I didn't have enough baht left, and I think she must have taken pity on me, because she let me go with only buying the 25 baht ticket, thereby ignoring the ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsNamkhong Riverside Hotel Chiang Khong
We stayed here one night while on a tour with G Adventures. Having arrived late in the evening, the staff was nice enough to keep the restaurant open for us to eat. The room was clean and comfortable and had the basic necessities. Breakfast was included and was good.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.