Mekong Riverview Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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Travel Blogs from Luang Prabang
... I would whizz through at home (making dinner for example) can take several hours (although this may also be due to the lack of gadgets and usually only 1 cooking stove, no multi ring hob and oven). One thing that they do always have time for is a chat with their neighbours and friends. In fact conversation in the local dialect seem to take a very long time; when I asked a question our guide would translate and the answer could take several minutes of expressive (both ...
We got up early to try and get our laundry done before going off to elephant camp the next day as we knew we'd not have time afterwards. As I was walking down the road, I heard a loud crack and the next thing I know, a tree branch has fallen right behind me!! If I'd been going slower, I'd have been hit!! Thank you angels xxx Unfortunately I wasn't able to get the laundry done in time so went back to the hotel knowing we were being picked up soon. When I got back our ...
... and that 20$ would be WAY overpriced... So I asked him how much it would be... but that conversation went nowhere!! It took him about 30 minutes to finish the job and then came the money conversation. He used his hand to tell me the price, showing me 10 fingers. I couldn't really believe it and looked completely shocked so he then used a stick and wrote 10 000 on the sand. That's less than 2$!!! I gladly gave him 20,000 kips for his help!
... that these complex rituals held the very structure of the kingdom in place for centuries. Lao New Year in April is perhaps the town’s biggest festival, but near the end of the monsoon, two holidays – the boat races and the Festival of Lights – also bring Luang Prabang to a festive standstill. A visit coinciding with one of these festivals would certainly enhance your ...