Travel : Laos
|Luang Namtha [Wikitravel guide]
Quiet little city in the north, with trekking operators, herbal saunas and highways to Thailand and China.
Shown: Countryside views near Luang Namtha
|Vientiane [Wikitravel guide]
The once sleepy but fast waking up Laotian capital.
Shown: The missile silo-cum-temple of Wat That Luang
|Luang Namtha to Huay Xai and across the Mekong
Minivan down the highway and longtail boat to Thailand.
Shown: Longtail boats waiting for passengers, Huay Xai
A flight from Vientiane to Luang Namtha.
Shown: A Lao Airlines Xi'an MA60 turboprop