Travel Blogs from Luang Prabang, Laos

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Wowed by Laos, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Wowed by Laos

A travel blog entry by lynsey.nault

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... really see the place. With intentions of seeing a few different parts of Laos, my travellers apathy didn't really go away and thankfully Luang Prabang is awesome, so I settled in for a week. I have my big girl travel panties back on and am travelling on ...

Luang Prabang - Laos, Laos, Thailand travel blog

Luang Prabang - Laos

A travel blog entry by sazzle

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... collecting their Alms from the local people, something you would never get to experience! That day was had to say goodbye to Luang Prabang, onwards to Vientiane a 35 mins flight so not too long. Arrived in the afternoon to a city that is under ...

Bloody busses, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Bloody busses

A travel blog entry by tom-rw

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Another nightmare journey from Sapa to Luang Probang saw us sitting on a bus for 28 hours. The first 10 hours were fine. They were overnight and on a sleeper bus from Sapa, that I did actually manage to sleep on. (Probably as it was our second ...

Mighty Mekong, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Mighty Mekong

A travel blog entry by maxandclare

... . The ride was as smooth as sandpaper and had more curves than a sine wave (gotta love nerdy comparisons). On arriving in Luang Prabang, feeling refreshed and full of joy, we quickly found a cheap guesthouse and slept for a few hours. Next time I think ...

Day Two of slow boating down the Mekong, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Day Two of slow boating down the Mekong

A travel blog entry by edddadams

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... of its culinary roots left over from French occupation. Off from Pak Beng, we hit the silt laden Mekong for a 9 hour boat ride to Luang Prabang. Gave me a chance to finish my book, and read up about Laos. Caught a Tuk-Tuk to the hostel, first hostel ...

Laos / Vietnam, Luang Prabang , Laos - Hanoi, Vietnam  and Beyond, Lao Peoples Dem Rep travel blog

Laos / Vietnam

A travel blog entry by suesthegrl

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... of it is,.. most of the time I end up buying something anyway. I'm such a hardass eh? The trip from Chang Mai to Luang Prabang in Laos was interesting to say the least.. in that fearing for your life sort of way. When I bought my ticket I innocently ...

Angry Frenchman, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Angry Frenchman

A travel blog entry by stortney

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... to be honest I think we could all do with a little dose of the Buddha's teachings and realise that a case of misplaced keys, lost hamster, missed train or whatever will not ruin your day and is no reason to ruin everyone else's. Chill out, you're in ...

Lovely Laos - Luang Prabang, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Lovely Laos - Luang Prabang

A travel blog entry by carolyn_frick

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Sabaidee (hello in Lao), Only an hour and a half Vietnam Airways flight from Hanoi to Luang Prabang, Laos. Luang Prabang is an absolutely lovely little city of about 250,000. Another UNESCO Cultural Heritage Site. Clean, wide streets, low traffic, cafe ...

A fan of fans, Luang Prabang,  Laos travel blog

A fan of fans

A travel blog entry by tomgant

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Yaz says: I'm lying in bed in luang prabang. Another power cut. I hadn't appreciated how much the ceiling fan had become my friend until all these power cuts! Visa success! We returned to Vientiane on Monday to pick up our Myanmar visas from the embassy. ...

Luang Prabang Day 1, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Luang Prabang Day 1

A travel blog entry by cam_and_leah

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... says that there are 4 main things to do here:- The night market, Wat Xieng Thong temple, Chomsi hill, and Luang Prabang museum. The map has some basic Laos phrases so I jot them down and will ask people how to pronounce them later Place next door does bus ...

Luang Prabang - A little taste of France in Asia, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Luang Prabang - A little taste of France in Asia

A travel blog entry by travels_with_jk

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... had done the route in the opposite direction and gone to Luang Prabang first our experience there might have been different. That said, I still consider Luang Prabang my favourite destination in Laos and would recommend it to anyone traveling to SE ...

Bloody busses, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Bloody busses

A travel blog entry by tom-rw

Another nightmare journey from Sapa to Luang Probang saw us sitting on a bus for 28 hours. The first 10 hours were fine. They were overnight and on a sleeper bus from Sapa, that I did actually manage to sleep on. (Probably as it was our second ...

Arrived in Luang Prabang, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Arrived in Luang Prabang

A travel blog entry by robhoskin

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After three long days of travelling on the combination of minibus, tuk-tuk and boat and we've finally arrived in Luang Prabang. It was another 7 o'clock start as our boat would resume its journey at 8:30. Stocked up on food and drink, we were well ...

Northern Laos, Northern Laos, Lao Peoples Dem Rep travel blog

Northern Laos

A travel blog entry by bugsandmiggs

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... the sleeper bus but I wouldn't want to credit the sleeper incorrectly so will correctly award -1 to the seated bus instead! Luang Prabang is Laos second city but feels no bigger than a large town. Picturesque though with the mighty Mekong in the valley on ...

Luang Prabang to Vang Vieng, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Luang Prabang to Vang Vieng

A travel blog entry by ncpalmer

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Windy is an understatement. Five hours of twists and turns with a driver who thought he was on a racetrack or something! (5 hours, 25,000 ...

Mekong slowboat: Pakbeng -> Luang Prabang, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Mekong slowboat: Pakbeng -> Luang Prabang

A travel blog entry by bertnmarij

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... de boot proper houden... We krijgen de raad om er op de night market naar te zoeken. We worden gedropt op de oevers van Luang Prabang en worden met de tuktuk naar het centrum gebracht. Eigenlijk brengen ze ons naar ons hotel maar we hebben er nog geen... ...

Odcinek 71 czyli w krainie egzotycznego luksusu, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Odcinek 71 czyli w krainie egzotycznego luksusu

A travel blog entry by ppapis

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... turystow i backpakerow, jezyki angielski, francuski mieszaja sie z odgłosami modlow dobiegajacymi ze świątyń. Pierwszy smak Laosu, pierwszy spacer po miescie, pierwszy wieczór w Luang Prabang, pierwsza noc w domu nad ...

Luang Prabang - final memories, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Luang Prabang - final memories

A travel blog entry by planetgeli

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... of SE Asia. Not completely quiet. It maybe just not with their silencers removed? Whatever the reason, it all makes for Luang Prabang being the most pleasant of cities you can imagine. And that pleasantness would not be the same without the surrounding ...

Odcinek 75 czyli jeszcze tylko ten most, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Odcinek 75 czyli jeszcze tylko ten most

A travel blog entry by ppapis

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... i zamierzam wysłać poczta z Tajlandii, ceny w Laosie są zaporowe. I tak mija kolejny piękny dzien w Luang Prabang, które obok Hoi An staje sie moim najukochanszym miejscem podczas całej mojej podróży. To miasto, w ...

Zipping through Laos, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Zipping through Laos

A travel blog entry by missywanderlust

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... impossible and many tours were cancelled. I gave up. Hiking was not meant to be for me this time. Took a short boat down to Luang Prabang fitting 10 people. seated in bus chairs fixed upon a little wooden boat with a powerful motor. It fitted even 8 more ...

And back to our favourite city, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

And back to our favourite city

A travel blog entry by planetgeli

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... for a three mile ride into town as you just paid for an eighty mile ride from the town you've just arrived from. Luang Prabang is still our favourite city and there remains many reasons for this. But we're not kidding ourselves these reasons are being ...

Lao Lao, Vientiane, Vang Viene, Luang Prabang, etc.  (Laos), Lao Peoples Dem Rep travel blog

Lao Lao

A travel blog entry by mjlankers

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Vientiane, Vang Viene, Luang Prabang, Muang Ngoi Neua, Udomxai, Pak Beng, Huay Xai... how's that for a tongue-twisting itinerary! A few entries ago (the Cambodia travelpod) we commented on the term "scratching the surface" referring to the ...

Laos - 14 days, Northern Laos, Lao Peoples Dem Rep travel blog

Laos - 14 days

A travel blog entry by alanonwalkabout

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... funny night and I now see where the completely chilled out atmosphere comes from, everyone in the country is stoned from gunja. Luang Prabang is a town that is listed as a world heritage town, the main street are lined with French buildings mixed in ...

The leaving of Nam, Journey To Laos, Lao Peoples Dem Rep travel blog

The leaving of Nam

A travel blog entry by benandbea

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... classroom butt naked. ben sent him home to putt some pants on. He came back witha ironed shirt and trousers looking like a page boy (check out the little lad on the back left of pic)!! Off to Luang Prabang next to visit Temples and ATMs  ...

Elephant Dung & other recyclables, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Elephant Dung & other recyclables

A travel blog entry by planetgeli

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... streets of Luang Prabang for the hell of it) but its certainly Liza's who seems to have spent half the day buying up half of Luang Prabang. Give her a week and some lottery winnings and Im sure she'd buy the lot. Having said that we did have fun playing ...

Odcinek 72 czyli o dobrodziejstwie deszczu, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Odcinek 72 czyli o dobrodziejstwie deszczu

A travel blog entry by ppapis

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O ironio! Chyba za bardzo zachwalalem piękno Luang Prabang we wczorajszym wpisie, bo oto nad miasto nadciagnely wielkie czarne chmury i z nieba lunal potężny tropikalny deszcz. Co wiecej prognoza mówi ze będzie tak przez ...

Odcinek 74 czyli jak dobrze wstać skoro swit, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Odcinek 74 czyli jak dobrze wstać skoro swit

A travel blog entry by ppapis

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Dziś budze sie z kurami a raczej kogutami o 5.15 zeby uczestniczyć w porannym zbieraniu darów przez mnichów na głównej ulicy LP. Każdego ranka lokalesi oraz oczywiscie turyści ustawiają sie w karnym rzadku ...

Being a billionaire in Laos, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Being a billionaire in Laos

A travel blog entry by steveowonder

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... of the country. €80 is approx $1,000,000 kip. So it's quite easy to be a billionaire in this country. Arrive in Luang Prabang and celebrate by heavy drinking, jumping off waterfalls and some great food. At night all the bars have a curfew at 11pm ...

Revolution, culture and pov pob, Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Revolution, culture and pov pob

A travel blog entry by planetgeli

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... on the architecture. There are some amazing places here. Got the extended visas sorted with minimal fuss, hooray for the Luang Prabang police immigration office. Actually this needs highlighting because the information currently on the net is not at all ...

Luang Prabang., Luang Prabang, Laos travel blog

Luang Prabang.

A travel blog entry by edsutch

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... for some food and grab our snacks for the following day. Sunday: So today (Sunday 19th may) we have a 10hour bus journey from Luang Prabang to Vientiane. Last night we went to the bus station, then to a travel agents and then back to the bus station to ...

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