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Vang Vieng, Laos – Birthday Tubing and Boozing

Vang Vieng, Laos – Birthday Tubing and Boozing

Between Laos’ ancient capital of Luang Prabang and current capital of Vientiane lies a small town called Vang Vieng. There’s not that much to do in Vang Vieng save for two things: 1.) Drink Alcohol 2.) Ride Tubes on the Nam Song River One could make the argument that a third could be drinking delectable fruit smoothies for $.50, but for simplicity’s sake we shall leave it at two. Normally Jenna and I would steer clear
LAOS!  Luang Prabang and the Most Beautiful Water I’ve Ever Seen

LAOS! Luang Prabang and the Most Beautiful Water I’ve Ever Seen

Having just finished our amazing month in Vietnam, we hopped on a bus in Hanoi and made off for their landlocked neighbor, Laos. Normally the transport is not worth commenting on…but this one is. Because the bus was 26 hours long.  TWENTY SIX!  That’s a full day PLUS TWO MORE HOURS for all you math aficionados. Despite the fact that it was a sleeper bus and we had the back seats (which albeit it shared with