Every picture I've seen of the Mekong River reminds me of the Mississippi - big, meandering, and muddy. (and sidebar note of awe: I'm going to see the Mekong River!)
Welcome to the City Inn Vientiane
one of the rooms - a junior suite? We don't know. Still, lovely!
I don't want to wish away months of my life - there's too little left for that - but I am so excited, I wish it were time to go right now.