Adventures in Laos


In January 2007, we flew from Hanoi Vietnam into Luang Prabang Laos. Not knowing what to expect, we were delighted by the city, the former Royal Capitol of Laos. In addition to exploring the town, we also did some hiking at a camp outside of town.

Young Buddhist monks gathering alms early in the morning.

The night market on the main street of Luang Prabang
















The former Royal Palace in Luang Prabang, now a museum



A temple on the grounds of the Royal Palace














Hiking in the countryside northeast of Luang Prabang




David making friends with an elephant









Going for a ride on an elephant





An old stupa in Luang Prabang








The confluence of the Nam Khan and Mekong rivers in Luang Prabang





Buddhist temples in Luang Prabang











Back to Toad Hall