Luang Prabang Images (16 images)

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Like everything else in Luang Prabang, the Mekong River never hurries as it passes by the town. Monks in orange robes and flip-flops stroll through the streets collecting alms at dawn. Visitors are soon lulled into the pace of life here, a treat for those of us that crave a slower tempo. Set between the Mekong and Nam Khan rivers, Luang Prabang was almost completely abandoned after 1975. Thanks to UNESCO naming it a World Heritage Site as "the Best Preserved City in Southeast...
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