bit like pattaya ! empty.
MAY 26TH 2013 i drove to nong khai then crossed to vientian.
got taxi ONCE OFF THE SARDINE TIN PACKED-TYPE BUS.no air !
thank god i didnt drive in.as i had not realised they drive on the opposite side(most of the time)i think its a matter of choice really.
picked Mekong Sunshine hotel.ok with a MEKONG RIVER VIEW (that wasnt there?? )
all with pool fully booked ,or
under renovation.or AGODA had reason to push mine?
hotel is ok clean tidy and really cheap.,nice girls on reception.
got taxi 9 a.m. to consulate.
NORMAL STUCK UP SODS there.
christ got ticket 375 in line.
MOSTLY THAIS or look alike's ????
ODD CREAPY TEACHERS/back packers/mass murderers.!
all lap tops and hang overs !
375 sod that!
went back to nong khai got 14 days and will go back in 14 days.
only consolation have a really good European frozen food shop near car park.got loads of meat pies and a leg of WELSH lamb and bottle of mint sauce
next time get TO VISA OFFICE 8 a.m.or camp out over night on door step!