Useful sites when planning your trip

  Cycle Touring in Laos Cool bike touring resource with three routes through Laos.  
  River boat cruise Luang Say - Mekong River Cruise  
  Travelfish Laos 100% original travel information and advice for backpacking in Laos.  
  LAO PDR Official Laos Tourist Authority - "Land of a Million Elephants"  
  Ventiane Times Ventiane Times - Laos national news in English Laos section of searchable web directory for English-language websites  
  Apocalypse Laos A blog about life in Laos  
  CIA factbook Stastistics and "general assessment" from Uncle Tom