Asia | South East Asia | Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Laos) | Mekong | Luang Prabang – Town life

Asia | South East Asia | Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Laos) | Mekong | Luang Prabang – Town life

Luang Prabang is an old colonial french town in the north of Laos.
You can easily imagine yourself a few hundreds of years back, walking around here, when it was still called Indochine and under French rule…

The French have left behind some wonderful architecture, big houses with verandas that remind me of the houses in the south of France… they’ve also left behind the most wonderful french baguette tradition! Delicious freshly baked baguettes have quickly become a standard part of my meny…

But also the Buddhist have left some wonderful places: the old ancient wat in the north of town, squeezed in between the 2 rivers, breathes old times with wooden statues and beautiful paintings, …
The little wat on the hill offers a faraway view of Luang Prabang, the rivers and the wats strewn across the country side, …

It’s a wonderful town to just wander around… and enjoy life and the Laos people…

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