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Travel Blogs from Luang Prabang
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Luang Prabang is the former capital of Laos and is now a UNESCO World Heritage city. Set at the confluence of two rivers that almost surround the town, and beneath a temple-topped hill, Luang Prabang is a wonderful patchwork of traditional Lao wooden houses and hints …
After a delicious buffet breakfast we headed back to our room to finish packing. Luke discovered that his travel padlock was either broken or he'd accidentally changed the code. He tried and tried to open the lock (even using You Tube to find out how to break into a lock) but no success. We had to leave for the airport, so we jumped in a taxi with …
... than Ho Chi Mihn City in the South. It is just much quieter. I was also very excited for the variety of food again. I tried some cerial type stuff with dried onions and pieces of bread in it. It was very good! I also tried weasel coffee. It is a specialty here. It is made from coffee beans that went through a weasels digestive system. A little gross if you think about it, but the coffe was good. I've also tried Vietnamese coffee many times ...
... where there are a number of bears that have been rescued from appalling conditions. We also stopped on the way back at a small butterfly park that had opened last year.
On our last day, we took some bikes out to have a look at the area around the town. We cycled across to the other side of the river, over a bridge that only motorcycles and bikes can use. We stopped for a welcoming cold drink in a small cafe which was in a small artisan village where locals ...
I've no idea how much asleep I got last night, very little, and this morning was no better, having to dash to the bathroom constantly. The minivan was due to pick me up at 8:30 am, and I assessed my ability/inability to make the four hour journey or not to ........ around 7am my mind as made up when I crawled to the bathroom and vomited all over the floor, I barely had the strength to stand up, never mind pack my bag and ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service