Meet Pakxan on The Mekong

  Pakxan, located about 150 km downriver from Vientiane, presents the Mekong gateway to little-explored Bolikhamxay Province. The town sits across the river from Beung Khan, Thailand, and mostly serves as a commercial and passenger ferry landing between the two countries. Pakxan handles little up-and-down river traffic at its pier, as National Route 13 runs … Read more