“PtkkrBoth countries were great value.Laos is a country at the crossroads of the direction it follows.The influence of China is self evident and sad.Im grateful to see Laos as it is and not what it may become.”
“This is a cycling trip not for the 'faint hearted' It is a truly cultural experience which takes you to the heart and soul of the local people in the remote mountains and valleys of Laos. It would be almost impossible to get to this part of Laos without cycling and without the knowledge and back up of the local leaders and drivers.”
“I thoroughly enjoyed this trip - it was better than my expectations, which were very high!
Thailand is only visited very briefly, but I felt like we saw the best of Laos, a beautiful country with mainly unspoiled countryside. The countryside seen from the slow boat along the Mekong and the karst scenery at Vang Vieng is some of the most beautiful scenery anywhere!
Cambodia is also incredible, a country emerging from its tragic recent past but with so much to see. The temples at Angkor definitely deserve their status as 8th wonder of the world!
These are countries to visit now before tourism changes them drastically in the future. I'd imagine that Laos in another 10 years time will be completely changed….”