Phu Phadaeng Hotel

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

Some people ARE more important than others!

A travel blog entry by ruthiemurray on Oct 07, 2015

1 comment, 2 photos

... of Laos and the mess the yanks have left behind. The yanks dropped the equivalent of one plane load of bombs every eight minutes of every twenty-four hours of every day for nine years! Not all detonated so they have left a bloody mess of death and destruction that is still happening today.
Anyway after that it was back to the hotel for dinner and an early night in readiness for our big day tomorrow. Hopefully we will get to see those jars!

Down By The River

A travel blog entry by alec_soper on Aug 16, 2015

25 photos

... s meant to be a chillout bar, for doing yoga or finding yourself or some ****. In the evening it gets a bit noisy, and they were playing dubstep. There were no chairs, just bean bags to sit on. All in all, it was a backpack ******'s paradise, where the kind of backpackers I actively try to avoid would hang out. I think I'm being a bit mean, but that's the vibe I got from the place. We got ourselves a Lao whisky and it wasn't pleasant.
As all the bars close quite early, we ...

Powerful History in Phonsavan

A travel blog entry by ambulantali on Jun 20, 2015

53 photos

... the fields, showing where the huge bomb casings would have landed. All this land has been cleared of UXOs by MAG and local agencies. There are plaques and markers placed at any of the cleared sites to show they are safe and when they were cleared. Tourists are not allowed venture anywhere in the nearby area without a guide as it is still too dangerous. Local people still need to make a living and therefore take risks to farm and build on land that has not been declared safe. The ...

Vang Vieng and the Plain of Jars

A travel blog entry by wdtraveltime on Mar 15, 2015

1 comment, 57 photos

... for thousands of square kilometres. A weird side note is that the secret airstrip built by the CIA is still there and the town has grown around its gaping expanse.

Two days later we were in another van. This time we were headed to Phonsavan, the small town near the world heritage site we wanted to see called the Plain of Jars. Two of the young women in the van were hating life and filling plastic bags, but I, oh dear reader, was serene in ...

Feeling helpless - Lao UXO

A travel blog entry by planetgeli on Feb 19, 2015


... war finished in 1974, another 20000 have died or been injured.

Over the last decade there have been 300 deaths annually. 40% of these deaths involve children. Laos is a poor country. It's made even poorer because farmers, and remember Laos is 80% arable land, are too scared to plough new fields. Most of the bombs were dropped on flat land - the most arable land. Not only this but a hell of a lot of the bombs were dropped indiscriminately, for no reason other than B-52 pilots ...