You must eat here when in Vientiane!

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Our lovely server

I was told about Makphat by colleagues in Vientiane, and lucky for me, it was just around the corner from my hotel!

This is a unique restaurant and shop, as it takes kids off the street and teaches them how to cook. The ‘teachers’ educate the students on running a restaurant, serving, etc. as a solution to youth poverty. Continue reading


Gluten Free Vientiane

When my boss told me I would be travelling to Vientiane last week, my heart immediately jumped out of my chest. A week’s notice? Would I have time to research gluten free foods and places to eat? Did I have a frozen loaf of gluten free bread in the freezer? How much is the luggage allowance?

Fresh rice spring rolls

Fresh rice spring rolls

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