Vang Vieng

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residences in adobe houses. *


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the tubing starting point. It has clean, cheap and safe rooms (doubles, twins, triples & dorms) with safety lockers. Good food available, friendly English speaking staff and big chill out area with table football, dartboard, drinking-related activities, water pipes (shisha, hookahs, nargila) and regular screening of TV shows & live sports. Free Wi-Fi. *


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popular with tourists for its relaxed style of living and for retaining elements of the "original Asia" lost elsewhere. The official tourism slogan is "Simply Beautiful". The main attractions for tourists include Buddhist culture and colonial architecture in Luang Prabang; gastronomy and ancient temples in the capital of Vientiane; backpacking in Muang Ngoi Neua and Vang Vieng; ancient and modern culture and history in The Plain of Jars region (main article


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Riverside url http: www.villavangvieng.com email info@villavangvieng.com address lat long directions Near the Kangaroo Sunset bar and the toll bridge phone +856 23 511460 tollfree fax hours price USD30-50, with breakfast checkin checkout content On the river, with a great view. Buildings and rooms in Lao-style. Fast free Wi-Fi. *


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100,000 kip checkin checkout content Cheap huts on the ''island'' downstairs with river view. Friendly local family and traditional-style rooms. Mountain view from the wooden porch with hammock upstairs priced at between 40,000-70,000 kip. Breakfast included, tasty food, and free Wi-Fi. *


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times, the town has grown substantially due to the influx of backpackers (Backpacking (travel)) attracted by the opportunities for adventure tourism in a limestone karst landscape. Tourism thumb 250px Landscape, Vang Vieng. (Image:Laos Landscape in Vang Vieng.jpg) Vang Vieng has become a backpacker-oriented town, with the main street featuring guest houses, bars, restaurants, internet cafes, tour agencies, and Western tourists ref name


showing live

tollfree fax hours price content The only Irish pub in Vang Vieng. Regular live music, 2 free pool tables upstairs and downstairs and 3 TVs showing live sport. Cold beers and homemade pies. *


heavy drinking

Kennedy-Good first1 Matt title Vang Vieng: A tragedy waiting to happen date 2009-09-22 url http: www.nzherald.co.nz travel news article.cfm?c_id 7&objectid 10598855 website New Zealand Herald accessdate 2014-12-15 Safety measures for the tubing have been described as "non existent". Tubing combined with heavy drinking has resulted in tourist drownings.


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checkout price Fan rooms and bungalows from 40,000 kip content Lao-born Malay's and Norwegian Arne's place. Great view over the mountains from the shaded garden. Free 24-hour Wi-Fi, towel, water refill, in-room safes. Book exchange. *


drinking

Kennedy-Good first1 Matt title Vang Vieng: A tragedy waiting to happen date 2009-09-22 url http: www.nzherald.co.nz travel news article.cfm?c_id 7&objectid 10598855 website New Zealand Herald accessdate 2014-12-15 Safety measures for the tubing have been described as "non existent". Tubing combined with heavy drinking has resulted in tourist drownings.

, ''Friends'' and ''Family Guy'' episodes, until the sun goes down, and then party heavily until the early hours. A couple of kilometres upstream, the pulsating music, drinking games and drug-fuelled debauchery of the increasingly lively riverside "tubing" bars starts at lunchtime. Vang Vieng may have established itself as the exception to the rule that Laos doesn't have nightlife. It does have potential as a base for adventure tourism which attracts a few more sedate foreign sightseers

by 18:00 or loose 20,000kip from your deposit. In winter it gets a bit cold from 16:00, so start early to make the most of drinking your way down the river. Ride at least one rapid before starting the party to avoid disturbing guests visiting the ''Organic Farm'' (nice place for lunch before commencing tubing). Some Westerners have the job of promoting bars. The party scene has taken over and the owners use humongous loudspeakers, effectively blocking out any singing of birds. Beware of tubes

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