Houay xai

Houay xai, Lao Peoples Dem Rep

Travel Blogs from Houay xai

Houay xai Travel Blogs (24)
Illegally crossing international borders, Ban Houay Xay, Lao Peoples Dem Rep travel blog

Illegally crossing international borders

A travel blog entry by jawad

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... I was also running out of time as Shawn ascertained that if I wasn't back in an hour we might miss the last bus out of Ban Houay Xay going north east to Louang Namtha. So off I ran back to the Laos immigration office and explained that I had to make a ...

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We're in Laos!

A travel blog entry by cmpolk

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After crossing the Laos border and obtaining our visa, we were ready to move to the city of Luang Prabang. Instead of a train or bus, we opted for the 6 hour "speed boat" ride. Pictures will speak for me, but this boat was quite near to a canoe with ...

Slow boat from Luang Prabang to Houay Xai, Houay Xai, Lao Peoples Dem Rep travel blog

Slow boat from Luang Prabang to Houay Xai

A travel blog entry by mikeandjess

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... Luang Prabang: 1:  Take a bus from Luang Prabang to Luang Nam Tha (10 hours) and then bus from Luang Nam Tha to Houay Xai ( 10 hours ).  We were told that the times were an estimate and that if it rained the travel time could extend to ...

Flying like a monkey, Houay Xai Laos, Lao Peoples Dem Rep travel blog

Flying like a monkey

A travel blog entry by kabouterjulchen

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... a whole day on the bus to get a new visa for Thailand. Next step was hopping on the boat which took us to the Laos side Houay Xai.At the other side we found out that Germans only pay 30 USD. Other nationalities like Belgian or Swiss pay 35 USD. I still ...