Archive for the 'Luang Prabang' Category

Apr 17 2013

How long should I spend in Luang Prabang?

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The swimming area at Kuang Si Waterfalls is a perfect spot to cool off.

One of the questions we get asked regularly here at is, “How long should I spend in Luang Prabang?” And it’s a reasonable question given that Luang Prabang is the most famous destination in Laos. How long you decide to spend in Luang Prabang depends on a few things, which we’ll try and unpick … read the full post

Mar 10 2013

Waterfalls around Luang Prabang

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Turquoise waters of Tad Sae.

When visiting Luang Prabang, most people think of strolling the quiet streets and laneways of the World Heritage town, visiting a wat or two and sipping a coffee as the world passes by. But activities outside of town are worth a look, including visiting the two main waterfalls surrounding the town. The most popular of … read the full post

Nov 24 2012

Tamarind cooking school, Luang Prabang

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Pork larp is easy to make once you know how

For many people, food is an important aspect of a journey overseas and is often seen as the window to the soul of a country. Eating on the streets, tasting delicious local foods and observing local cooking practices is all part of the culinary experience when visiting a country. Participating in a cooking class can … read the full post