by Nikita Goldovsky in Cool Travel on Monday 10 September 2012

If you like tubing, copious amounts of alcohol, and third-world safety standards, then Vang Vieng may be your next adventure travel destination. A small, nondescript Laotian town not too long ago, today Vang Vieng is still a small, nondescript town, but is now filled with Westerners who have turned the nearby Nam Song river into a hedonistic year-round spring break.