Kiu Kacham to Luang Prabang

by Roy on March 31, 2013

DAY 113 – Our legs felt decidedly stiff after the climbing of the previous day, so we were grateful of a twenty kilometre downhill to start the day! Flying down the hill at speed in such an early hour can (…)

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Namxa Noy to Kiu Kacham

by Roy on March 30, 2013

DAY 112 – With a big day ahead we got up before sunrise and ate a rice and fried egg breakfast at the guesthouse before setting out around six thirty. Grace left about fifteen minutes before us, saying she preferred (…)

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Vang Vieng to Namxa Noy

by Roy on March 29, 2013

DAY 111 – We rode out of Vang Vieng, stopping briefly at the market on the northern edge of town to buy breakfast. We avoided the grilled frogs and rats, and opted for some sticky rice and pork skewers instead, (…)

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Vang Vieng

by Roy on March 27, 2013

DAYS 109 & 110 – With our flights back to Australia not for another three weeks, and we only had another three days riding until reaching Luang Prabang, the endpoint of our tour, we decided to take a few days (…)

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Phon Hong to Vang Vieng

by Roy on March 26, 2013

DAY 108 – Another pre-sunrise wake up meant we set off before dawn once more. Finding food at this time proves to be a little challenging and we generally have to ride a few kilometres to a town along the (…)

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