Category Archives: Luang Prabang

Places to eat in Luang Prabang, Laos

Places to eat in Luang Prabang, Laos. A restaurant, entertainment and eating out travel guide..

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Above and beyond the Mekong River

Whether you fly above, or cruise upon or walk along, the Mekong River is a magnificent sight! I’ve put together a video of a selection of photos I took between Chiang Mai and Vientiane while in Laos during the beginning … Continue reading

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Wat Xieng Thong: The jewel in the crown of Lao temples

Renowned for its colourful ornate glass mosaics, guilded teakwood panels and low sweeping tiered roof lines, Wat Xieng Thong is the temple highlight of Luang Prabang. Its name means Monastery of the Golden City. ┬áLocated in a tranquil garden setting … Continue reading

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Enchanting People of Laos

For me, what makes a place special are the local inhabitants. I recently returned from a brief but amazing trip to Laos. The countryside was lush with flooded rice fields and glittering temples. The Mekong River is spectacular, the food … Continue reading

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Saffron Coloured Robes: Buddhist Monks

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Location: Luang Prabang and Vientiane, Laos. Chiang Mai, Lampang and Lamphun, northern Thailand. Time: July 2011 – Rainy season, Buddhist Lent.

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Inside a Lao Market: Slideshow

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A few rocks, some firewood, a pot and a mortar & pestle are all that is needed to prepare a delicious Lao meal. Most Lao people buy the fresh ingredients they need daily at their local market. One of the … Continue reading

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40 Great Ways to Experience Luang Prabang, Laos

To get the best travel experience of Laos, leave your guidebook in the room and just explore. You haven’t been to Laos if you haven’t experienced any of these!

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