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Tag Archives: Lao food

An exceptional encounter: When “muan” and the “Lao-German Cultural Night” join up

“Muan” is a Lao expression that can be translated as “joy”.

It was Friday, 9 November 2018. The sun had just disappeared and a light breeze blew through the bungalow of the three German volunteers Dilara, Nicole, and Patricia. The … Read more

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A day in the life of… a PH Karlsruhe volunteer

6:30 a.m.

The alarm in Natalie’s and my – Anja’s – room goes off for the first time… one quick move to switch it off and here we go… five more minutes of sleep before we have to make our … Read more

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My first impressions – by Malin Frahm

When I think about the last two weeks, there are hundreds of different things coming to my mind: Lots of unfamiliar yet tasty Lao food, Lao people smiling at us, I hear children greeting us with “Good morning” – even … Read more

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“Foodie’s paradise” – Lao food in pictures

Although we are huge “foodies”1 ourselves, we did not know what to expect of Lao food. We wanted to surprise ourselves and are happy to say we were positively astonished.2 In general Lao food is comparable to … Read more

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First Impressions – by Tara and Svea

When we arrived at the airport in Vientiane and walked out of the door, the LGTC volunteers of Team VI, i.e. Tasja and Anna, were already waiting for us. First of all, we got settled in our new … Read more

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Half time review at the LGTC – when students become teachers and teachers become students

Sabaidee!

Perhaps you have seen our names on the Team VI page already: We are Anna Hajek and Tasja Reule, and together we are responsible for teaching different levels of English to different learner groups at the Lao-German Technical CollegeRead more

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