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Submitted 4 months 3 weeks ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Mega Mark Jones dives deeper into the Thakek Loop with a recent update that includes seldom seen attractions, new activities, and a circuit to avoid dangerous Route 13 on a 4-5-day motorbike journey.

Submitted 5 months 1 week ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Phongsaly is a beautiful mountainous area known for its agriculture and ethnic diversity. It is the northern-most province of Laos, sandwiched between China to north and west and Vietnam to the east.

Submitted 5 months 1 week ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

I sat sweating near Vientiane’s Hospital 103, waiting for the bus downtown, while watching traffic. Then, this vehicle appeared like no other. It looked like a hybrid between a military machine and camper, with a sticker on the side. “Rockin’ Rosie on Tour”.

Submitted 5 months 1 week ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Tucked away up the Nam Ou river is a small town called Muang Ngoi. It’s a place to come if you want to detach a little from the outside world, sit in a hammock and read a good book.

Submitted 5 months 2 weeks ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Early in the millennium, a UNESCO team guided a handful of trekkers along a trail in Luang Namtha to a remote Khmu village. Feedback from this pioneering group of tourists would help design the country’s first Community-Based Tourism (CBT) activity, the Ban Nalan Trek.

Submitted 8 months 2 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

“Mega” Mark Jones has updated loads of pages on his blog site MegaWorld Asia to give readers a better experience.

Submitted 8 months 3 weeks ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Danish travel writer, Kenneth Karskov, recently surveyed Laos, and reported his findings in Denmark’s largest newspaper Berlinske, telling its 177,000 daily readers to “experience unspoilt Laos” before over-tourism rears its ugly head.

Submitted 8 months 4 weeks ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Marco Girelli, a leading tour guide in Laos for Italian and Spanish groups, recently took guests on a one-day tour from Vang Vieng to Phonsavanh. Along the way, they ventured through amazing #Laos #landscapes to Phatang Mountain, Than Jang Caves, and a Hmong village. Go with Marco on a photo tour of this adventure.

Submitted 9 months 3 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

News of Green Discovery Laos’ latest adventure, Rock Viewpoint, went viral on Lao social media from the minute it opened in Khammouane in December 2019. The assortment of zip-lines, bridges, and “spider webs” presenting unrivalled panoramas immediately soared in popularity, and tourists on the Thakaek Loop have already nicknamed it “The Peak of the Loop”.

Submitted 9 months 1 week ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Mega Mark Jones heads off the beaten Bolaven track and motors onto the Attapeu Wilderness Loop. The route journeys to the plateau’s southeast corner on a motorbike tour lined with roaring waterfalls.

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