Arriving in Vientiane, Laos via Nong Khai

After our adventure in Pru Kradung we traveled closer to the Laos/Thailand border and stayed for a night in the laid back little town of Nong Khai. This place had a great relaxed feel and is sat right on the Mekong River which, although I wouldn’t dare swim in it, is nice to look at. ...

Phu Kradung Mountain 1

Phu Kradung Mountain
Phu Kradeung is a popular mountain in Thailand among the locals. Many couples and adventurers flock to make the 5.5km upwards trek to the summit and then a further 3.5km walk to stay on the tabletop peak in tents or small villas. We set out early on the 7th December 2009 to drive up to ...