This was our last overland border crossing on our almost four-month trip across six South East Asian countries. It was THE MOST MEMORABLE border crossing – because (1) we waited for more than an hour for our “release” and (2) I nearly had an emotional breakdown due to our experience in Lao Bao. The long waiting time was due […]

Read More →

The Chiang Khong (Thailand) – Huay Xai (Laos) border is the northernmost border crossing between the two countries. Based on our experience, this is the easiest border. We started from Thailand towards Laos; thus, directions are based on our route. However, if you’re coming from Laos, you can work your way in the same border […]

Read More →

Here’s a “he said/she said” travel post that I and my brother talked about while camping in Chiang Rai. Bonfire chats sure create deep conversations 🙂 It may have been two months since we came back from backpacking but there are just so many memories that we can’t help but reminisce. Excepting Singapore, otherwise it […]

Read More →

Have you been to a place that felt like it was out of a story book? Well, I’ve been to a ‘Storybrooke’ (I miss the series!) in the Orient. There are no fairytale characters, only an enchanting landscape allowing visitors to imagine and escape the busy city life even for a while. This is Ban […]

Read More →

Hello hello! I’m back online after a few days without internet. But IT DOESN’T MATTER because I’ve been to one of the most magical places here in Laos! But I’d like to share our Vientiane trip first so here goes. We spent 5 nights in the Laos capital of Vientiane. The reason was more about […]

Read More →