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Exploring the Night Markets of Luang Prabang, Laos

One dollar all you can eat dinner. That’s the one piece of advice I remembered as we boarded the small plane leaving Bangkok for Luang Prabang, Laos. …

Early Morning Alms Giving to the Monks in Luang Prabang, Laos

on January 31, 2012 at 8:36 pm<p>The early morning alms giving to the monks in Luang Prabang, Laos, is one of the main attractions that lures many …

Morning alms in Luang Prabang: religious tradition turned into tourist spectacle

It’s 6 a.m. and the normally peaceful, sleepy streets of Luang Prabang are buzzing. The tourists have arrived.<p>Vans jam into the main street and …

The Mystical Riches of Luang Prabang

At 4:30 a.m., the ring of my alarm clock stirred me awake. Though I had spent the previous night indulging in Laotian specialties like <i>larb gai</i> (spicy chopped chicken), I rose effortlessly, eager to participate in a time-honored tradition: the local Buddhist monks’ daily collection of food for the …

Amazing Food at the Luang Prabang Night Market in Laos

I left the guest house hurriedly, away from the quaint little red brick side street next to the river and towards the buzzing sound of the city.<p>The …

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