Food stalls in Savannakhet, Laos

Food Stalls in Savannakhet, Laos


Today’s travel photo is of some local food stalls along one of the quiet streets of Savannakhet in Southern Laos. The sleepy town of Savannakhet is a great place to grab a bike and just slowly cycle around the quiet streets. There isn’t much of a tourist presence here and little stalls and hole in… Read More

Savannakhet: Charm and Character in Southern Laos


Although I love travel, I’m not a huge fan of long bus journeys, particularly when they are overnight. I’m not a great sleeper at the best of times, so trying to sleep in a cramped seat on a moving bus is almost impossible for me. Unfortunately, to get from the Pakse and Si Phan Don… Read More

Old shopfronts in Savannakhet, Laos

Old Shopfronts in Savannakhet, Laos


Today’s travel photo is of some old shopfronts in Savannakhet, Laos. We only really stopped in Savannakhet to break up the long journey from Si Phan Don to Vientiane, but I am really glad that we did. This sleepy little city on the Mekong River is full of beautiful old buildings, and it is a… Read More