What Almost Didn’t Get Me Into the Royal Palace Museum

14 03 2016


I never thought twice about wearing this blouse upon visiting the former royal palace in Luang Prabang, Laos.  It is now a museum, owned and run by the Lao government, and the palace building is not a temple.  So I was totally shocked when I was stopped at the entrance and the staff started arguing about my attire.

At the end I was permitted entry but only if I rolled up my sleeves which would’ve shown more skin but it was apparently the ragged look they questioned.  I told them it was an Italian design but that didn’t help.  Ha!




One response

18 03 2016
Jody and Ken

Beauty knows no pain. 🙂

Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: