Our guide in Luang Prabang, Mr. Chan.
The local people in Luang gave us a welcoming ceremony. Each person in the group tied a small string around our wrists.
Young women doing Laotian dances in the welcoming ceremony.
The buddhist temple in the grounds of the Royal Palace.
A brightly painted tuk-tuk (motorized rickshaw).
A bamboo bridge across the Nam Khan River (which flows into the Mekong River).
Young boys often spend some time in a monastery at some point. It may be only a few weeks to some months.
The Buddhist temple next to our hotel.