Alex Block

See, try, experience and share

Day 118: Kuang Si Waterfall and ladyboy massage

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Kuang Si waterfall is major nature sight in Laos. I learned about it only when I arrived to the country and I’m really surprised why I never heard or seen it before. It’s such a beautiful place, that I definitely couldn’t miss it! This waterfall is located around 20km away from Luang Prabang. As every […]

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Day 117: Sick day

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Today my day is mostly bed, book, hot tea and sleep. Already feels much better, just another common cold, but need to recover. So another pic from Luang Prabang from yesterday. P.S. I’m already perfectly fine, many thanks for those who asks! Would you like to receive the weekly updates by e-mail? Your e-mail *

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Day 116: Luang Prabang

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Today I had short and general walk around major sights of Luang Prabang. It was short because in the afternoon I feel that I got a fever and need to stay in bed. Few days ago I caught some strange virus without no reason. Firstly it was only troubles with voice and cough, but today […]

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Day 115: Going to Luang Prabang

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Almost week in Vang Vieng was a good time to explore the area and spend some crazy and adventurous time. Another pic from it and off we go! My next stop (no surprise) is Luang Prabang. Few hours bus ride through very scenic area and I’m on site. The city is known as one of […]

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Day 114: Caving, tubing and kayaking

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Today I had almost full-day exploring @eadventurevilla. This guys offers some great opportunities to explore the area around Vang Vieng in more adventurous way and most of this adventures are located within one “village”. Also they really cares about security, so I had someone who was looking for me at all the time. We started […]

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Day 113: River riding

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Another day to see some something interesting in Vang Vieng. As river is the main attraction here, in the morning I headed there and for 10$ rented a boat to have nice river walk. It wasn’t very long, probably 15 km return. I wanted to have much longer ride, but it was impossible due to […]

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Day 112: Youth, people and bars

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While travelling in Southeast asia i see and talk with many other people. Some of them are on vacations, some are just taking their time and travelling long term. What really surprises me is that most of them are on their early twenties or already in their fifties. But in some strange way i see […]

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Day 111: Dusty roads and waterfalls

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Today was one more day cycling around Vang Vieng. I choose Kaeng Nyui waterfall as final stop and headed there. Before coming to Laos i had only 2 things in mind about the county: bad dirty roads and temples. Bad roads are definetely here as i ride all 7 km away from the town on […]

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Day 110: Vang Vieng by bycicle

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Vang Vieng is a beautiful area with great scenic river and stone mountains. I got several days to explore the area, so today i took the bycicle and made one of three major trails to Blue lagon. All ride is about 20 km return including some side journeys. There are several caves to explore and […]

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Day 109: Way to Vang Vieng

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Today I spend almost full day on the road to my next destination in Laos – Vang Vieng. I could spend less – it’s only 3-4 hours away from Vientiane, but I wanted to sleep little more and missed morning bus. Vang Vieng is mostly know as one of the craziest backpacker destination. And one […]

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