Luang Prabang Night Market, Laos

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More than 300 handicraft vendors sell artisan wares, textiles, teas, and paintings that hew to local traditions. This roughly half-mile-long nightly event is one of the country's best spots to find one-of-a-kind items at bargain prices. While food is available on-site, duck into the nearby alley between Sisavangvong Road and Mekong River for the best dishes.

Market Find: Traditional embroideries handmade by the Hmong ethnic group, and rare spices such as pandan, often used as a fragrance for desserts.

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Luang Prabang Night Market, Laos

More than 300 handicraft vendors sell artisan wares, textiles, teas, and paintings that hew to local traditions. This roughly half-mile-long nightly event is one of the country's best spots to find one-of-a-kind items at bargain prices. While food is available on-site, duck into the nearby alley between Sisavangvong Road and Mekong River for the best dishes.

Market Find: Traditional embroideries handmade by the Hmong ethnic group, and rare spices such as pandan, often used as a fragrance for desserts.

Stanislas Fradelizi [1] [1] http://www.luang-prabang-hotels.com/

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