Travelblog: Luang Prabang, Laos

I stayed at a cozy guesthouse with a glorious shower and apparently a chef, I was never sure about him. The language was similar to Thai was it wasn't too difficult and many people got excited when I spoke any Lao to them. The best of these were with the sausage lady at the night market (you may remember her from the early post about general SE Asia feelings) and the lady at the UXO site who told me about the bombings of Laos (by the US...o yes the US did a number on this region from all their leftover bombs from Vietnam bombing runs) and how Lao people watch Thai tv.  In general everyone was friendly.

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