Nong Prajak Park in Udon Thani
Travel from Vientiane

Travel from Vientiane to Udon Thani

You can travel direct from Vientiane to Udon Thani in Thailand by road in about 4 hours on a direct minivan or bus service. The advantage of travelling direct to Udon Thani, rather than to [Read more…]

Muang Ngeun Bus Station
Bus Stations in Laos

Muang Ngeun Bus Station

Muang Ngeun Bus Station is the closest bus station in Laos to the border crossing from Thailand at Huai Kon (also written as Huay Kon). If you are crossing into Laos via Huai Kon then [Read more…]

Nong Khai Railway Station in Thailand
Travel from Vientiane

Travel from Vientiane to Nong Khai

You can book transfer services from Vientiane to Nong Khai by bus or minivan online. These services take passengers to Laos’s only train station, which has two trains a day which travel across the border [Read more…]

Train from Laos to Thailand
Bus Stations in Laos

Thanaleng Railway Station

Thanaleng Railway Station, in the village of Dongphosy near Vietniane, is currently the only train station in Laos. This small train station opened in 2009 financed by grants and loans from the Thai Government. The [Read more…]

Phang Nga Bay in Thailand
Asia Life

Thailand Life

Thailand is the most visited country in South East Asia, which long been a favourite destination for Western tourists and is emerging a popular destination for tourists from other Asian countries. Less well known is [Read more…]

The Hmong people are the third largest ethnic group in Laos
Lao Culture

Ethnic Groups in Laos

Depending on the system of classification you use, between 49 and 160 different ethnic groups live in Laos, with 82 distinct languages. The concept of ethnicity is difficult to pin down and there is an [Read more…]