Across the Bamboo Bridge in Luang Prabang

5 03 2016

Back to writing about my Luang Prabang trip and the “bamboo bridge“.

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The bamboo bridge at the confluence of the Nam Khan River flowing into the Mekong

As seen from the other side overlooking the Mekong River

As seen from the other side overlooking the Mekong River

And I went to look for the “paper village” as advertised.

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Bought one of these cards as well as a book on Lao markets

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Also stopped by a textile/weaving center.

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The village is way out from where all the tourists are though I saw a group of Japanese ladies and a couple that had come from Thailand.  The shop was very nice.  Bought a silk scarf and necklace for self and a silk scarf for my cousin.

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