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May - Bun Bang Fai (Rocket Festival), Laos & Thailand

LAOS | Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | Views [5988]

Bun Bang Fai. Photo by [NeilsPhotography], Flickr.com Location: Throughout Laos and northeastern Thailand Date: Usually on the May full moon Level of Participation: 1 - join the crowd and watch the rockets fly Description: In Southeast ... Read more >

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Inside World Festivals: Boun That Luang (Pha That Luang Festival)

LAOS | Monday, 12 Jul 2010 | Views [7292] | Video

Festival Information Boun That Luang is a Lao Buddhist celebration and the largest national holiday in Laos. The festival is held in the capital Vientiane over three days during the full moon of November, the twelfth lunar month. Pha That Luang dates ... Read more >

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October - River Festivals, Laos, Cambodia & Thailand

LAOS | Thursday, 17 Sep 2009 | Views [2735] | Video

Location: Laos, Cambodia and Thailand Dates: Full moon in late October or early November Level of Participation: 3 – send a boat to Naga Description: Also known as Ok Watsa, Laos’ Awk Phansa ... Read more >

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