hi - i could not find any posting about this routing from Huay Xai to Pakbeng (ປາກແບ່ງ. are there already any GPS-tracks available? any other travelling-reports? try to go when opening the new bridge on 11th dec - idea from HX to Pakbeng - then cross the mekhong (new bridge open?!) - and then via Hongsa (ຫົງສາ to nan and back home (CEI). thanks for any comment-idea-links another question - is camping (sleeping in a tent) a good idea? any other experience?