Luang Prabang is a world heritage site. Despite the recent boom in tourism, the town has kept its charm, and the people there are still very friendly.
Monks receiving alms near Wat Sene in Luang Prabang.
An elder lady returning from making merit in the early morning of Luang Prabang.
A man looking after his cockerels above the Khan River in Luang Prabang.
A monk crossing the bamboo bridge that spans the Khan River (near the Mekong) in Luang Prabang.
Nighttime on Sisavangvong Road in Luang Prabang.
Students in the central Luang Prabang school. Primary, secondary and vocational classes are taught here. This was a Saturday class in nutrition.
Wooden Buddha figures in Wat Xieng Tong, Luang Prabang.
Gilded Buddha figures in Wat Xieng Tong, Luang Prabang.
Monks receiving alms in the early morning of Luang Prabang.
The night market in Luang Prabang.
Lights from a restaurant over the Mekong River in Luang Prabang.
Kids playing in the Khan River in Luang Prabang.
Two young boys playing along the sandy banks of the Khan River in Luang Prabang.
A man sitting in front of his garden (and small house) on the banks of the Nam Khan river in Luang Prabang.
Young children in the central Luang Prabang primary school.
Monks walking in the temple grounds of Wat Xieng Thong, Luang Prabang.
A young novice monk (nÈhn) jumping into the Nam Khan river close to the Mekong.