vientiane | Hole In The Donut Cultural Travel
Hole In The Donut Cultural Travel
Triple tier of beds inside the overnight Sleeping Bus that travels between Vientiane and Pakse, Laos

I arrived at the bus station in Vientiane, Laos, bound for Pakse in the southern part of the country via an overnight bus. In the dark parking lot the sign on...

Candice Broom (left) and Morven Smith (right)

As a single woman who spends most of her time on the road, it’s no surprise that I don’t cook. I rarely stay in accommodations with kitchen facilities and even if...

Wat Ong Teu in downtown Vientiane

Unlike the ancient capital city of Luang Prabang, whose 32 temples coerce visitors into hurry-up mode, the current capital of Vientiane encourages a leisurely pace. Here the brown Mekong River, virtually...