New Years in Luang Prabang vs. Chiang Mai
26th February, 2009
I will be heading to Thailand and Laos in April. I have the flexibility to be either in Chiang Mai or Luang Prabang for New Year festivities. I heard that both are great time but can anyone provide me with more details? how are the celebrations different in each town, etc.
#1 Posted: 26/2/2009 - 10:32
21st January, 2004
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My vote would go for Luang Prabang -- mainly because the holiday goes for longer ;-) but seriously, if you can choose between the two and are looking for a mix of fun and "cultural" activities, then LP is the better bet in my opinion.
We'll actually be publishing a bunch of new Year preparatory stuff in the coming weeks, so check back in a bit for more info.
#2 Posted: 26/2/2009 - 18:21
14th November, 2008
just wondering when you will be publishing the " new Year preparatory stuff" you mentioned - getting close now
#3 Posted: 21/3/2009 - 12:28
Yep, Somtam, I'd also like to read the material before I head off next Tuesday (eventually) to LP for New Year.
#4 Posted: 26/3/2009 - 07:15
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