L is for Luang Prabang

In 2002, we visited Laos, including a couple of nights in Luang Prabang, which became a Unesco World Heritage Site in 1995. It has historic temples, a beautiful mountain setting and the confluence of the Nam Khan and the Mekong Rivers below.

For more on this holiday, see B is for Bangkok – we stayed there on the way in and out of Laos – and V is for Vientiane.

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13 thoughts on “L is for Luang Prabang

    • Anabel Marsh April 22, 2014 / 13:20

      Thanks for adding this really interesting link. Check it out everyone!

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  1. cassam101 April 15, 2014 / 20:54

    The temple in a cave must have been amazing to see.

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    • Anabel Marsh April 15, 2014 / 22:20

      Thanks for all the comments, Anne. I really enjoy travelling and re-living all the memories has been great!

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  2. crowdedearthkitchen April 14, 2014 / 16:08

    Beautiful photos! The Global Recipe Project is seeking an authentic recipe from Laos, as part of a fundraiser cookbook to benefit global food self-sufficiency programs. I hope you will consider donating a recipe to this worthy cause! Details at http://crowdedearthkitchen.com/global-recipe-project/. Please feel free to contact me with any questions. 🙂

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  3. Birgit April 14, 2014 / 15:12

    I believe my dear friend was there last year. The last picture-is that a temple inside a cave?? It is so beautiful and the reclining Buddha is so famous-amazing to see

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    • Anabel Marsh April 14, 2014 / 16:37

      Yes, it’s a temple inside a cave. There was another one even deeper into a cave but we didn’t get any decent photos.

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  4. cvail April 14, 2014 / 14:44

    Anabel, I have not made it to Laos yet…I want to go very soon…it’s getting more crowded with tourists as we speak!

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    • Anabel Marsh April 14, 2014 / 16:40

      Strangely, I have been to Laos but not Vietnam or Cambodia. Still on that list!

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