Laos

Plain of Jars,  Laos

Plain of Jars, Laos

Mar 2, 2018

With his feet tucked firmly in the ground we watch as he deftly pours molten metal into a wooden mould. After a few moments he knocks the excess from the top, unwraps the mould and removes a perfect spoon. He is quick and in a matter of minutes the pile of spoons has grown considerably.

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Luang Prabang – our favourite sights

Luang Prabang – our favourite sights

Feb 28, 2018

As one walks along the street in Luang Prabang, the call goes out from every taxi, minibus and tuk tuk driver “Waterfall”. Okay yes, it is the top attraction and we had been resisting it, but it is our last day so we give in! We start early and head out to the Kuang Si

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Alms Giving Ceremony in Luang Prabang

Alms Giving Ceremony in Luang Prabang

Feb 26, 2018

We rise before it is fully light and head towards the centre of town. We are not alone. Mini buses pass us and other blurry eyed tourists join us. I hear French, Chinese, German and other strains of English. Locals are already there on their little stools with their offerings for the monks. This daily

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