Tag Archives: Luang Prabang

Photo: Boaters on the Nam Ou…don’t rock the boat baby!

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Going to Nong Khiaw… another slow river trip.

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

I keep taking these slow boats up and down rivers in South East Asia. It is a love hate relationship I have but the alternative is the fast boat (heaua wai) which is one step from a pre-paid suicide pact. more »

Photo: Early morning view of the Mekong River and the Mountains in Laos

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Photo: In Laos a small family prepares to dine outside in a Khmu Village

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Traveling up the Mekong for a night of discomfort.

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

My travel companions in Laos Derrylyn & Laura had made reservations for us at an Eco-Lodge three hours up river from Luang Prabang on the Mekong.  As they described Kamu Lodge I began to get a bad feeling. When Derrylyn more »

Photo: Long tail boats tied up at the Pak Ou Buddha Caves on the Mekong.

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Photo: Morning cruise up the Mekong River…at the mouth of the Nam Ou.

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THE PEARL OF THE ORIENT…Luang Prabang, Laos

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In Chiang Mai I boarded a 22 seat prop plane for Luang Prabang! It has been a great many years since I have flown in anything but a jet and I was looking forward to the flight on a slower, more »

Photo: Monks at work at Vat Pak Khan…Luang Prabang, Laos

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Photo: Vat Xieng Thong built in 1560 is the most historic Buddhist Monastery in Laos

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