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Luang Prabang!

Still in Laos, but have moved to Luang Prabang! A beautiful city with a lot of street food, markets and temples. The city is quite small, and small villages and the forest is really close. I came here yesterday after a quite rough buss ride. It was up and down between mountains, swirling roads and a lot of bumps. But so beautiful! Seem common in Laos.

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View from the bus!

Yesterday I just went to the local market, so good! You can buy all kinds of handmade stuff, clothes and whatever you might need. They also have a food market, and the food is really good! Also got one hour massage that costed like nothing. Perfect! Today I met some other girls and we went to see the waterfall quite close to the town. So beautiful!

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Climbed all the way to the top and then crossed the river. The forest is like rain forest, and have a lot of beautiful butterflies! By the end of the waterfall we could go for a swim, and they had also a bear rescue center. The bears are almost gone here because people hunt them illegal to sell different parts as "magic" medicine etc.

Tonight I'm gonna go to a place called Utopia with some girls from the guesthouse and also a could of girls that I met on the Halong Bay trip in Vietnam. There's quite a lot of cities most of the backpackers goes to, so you often bump into the same people you've met before. Small world :)

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Posted by pokriefke 17:00

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Utopia høres fint ut. Fint fint. Reisebuddah og jeg sier fin tur videre!

by Mari

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