Laos

One night in Vang Vieng

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Flashback Friday: Vang Vieng, tucked along the Nam Xong River in Laos. The passing months have polished away all of the annoyances of the city to just leave the beautiful memory of watching the setting sun color the mountains, clouds and river. It remains as one of the most beautiful cities visited. We were only there for […]

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Wat Sisaket of the many beautiful Buddhas

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Flashback Friday! Laos is one of my favorite countries because of the amazing people but it’s been sorely neglected from this blog. Today, that gets better with Wat Sisaket, the oldest monastery in Laos. I visited Wat Sisaket on our first trip to Laos. It was the morning of our last day before heading to Vang […]

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COPE: arms, legs and lots of heart

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COPE, Cooperative Orthotic and Prosthetic Enterprise, is an incredible place doing great work. We recently headed back to Laos to get a new Visa for Thailand and spend more time with some fantastic friends we met on our last visit. We took our time exploring Vientiane, this time, and visited COPE’s Visitor Center. While we […]

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Buddha Park, a confusing wonderful place

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Soon we will head back to Laos for a new visa and to visit friends. While Laos somehow missed this blog, I did write about my volunteering there on my other blog (which is more focused on that.) With the recent “see you later” to another friend we met there, it seemed a good time […]

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