Champasak, Laos – An Unspoiled Travel Retreat

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Champasak, Laos, is the type of place where a tourist can take a vacation from traveling. In contrast to other parts of Laos such as Luang Prabang, Vang Vieng, or the 4000 Islands that at times get a bit overrun with gap year backpackers, Champasak is a quiet retreat. Even though there is a constant… [Read More]

How to Easily Get a Thai Visa in Savannakhet, Laos

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Savannakhet, Laos, presents a low-key option for getting a Thai visa instead of making a Thai visa run to Vientiane. Savannakhet, Laos is located just across the Mekong River from Mukdahan, Thailand. If you are heading to Savannakhet to make a Thai visa run, it’s best to first find your way to Mukdahan. Buses leave… [Read More]