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Let’s celebrate Halloween in Laos

“When witches go riding and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers, ‘tis near Halloween” (author unknown)

Historical background

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The end of lent: Festival of lights, Boat racing festival, Teachers’ Day

One morning when Nina, one of the volunteers at the LGTC, went for her morning run along the Mekong River, she saw a Ferris wheel and other attraction stalls being set up. This could only mean that everyone was getting … Read more

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Our personal highlight: A special early Lao New Year – by Jessica Deißler & Alyssa Weber

During our amazing time in Laos we got the chance to gain some fantastic new experiences. We want to share one of our favourite moments in Laos with you now.

Several times we talked with our tandem-teachers about how sad … Read more

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Our personal highlight: A hiking trip with the Lao teachers – by Laura Jakob, Rebecca Dengler & Veronika Golla

It was one of the hottest days we experienced in Laos shortly before we had to fly back to Germany. During mid-day the temperatures reached up to 40°C! It was even too hot for the mosquitos to come out. However, … Read more

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Flashback: Three unforgettable months in Laos

Before I applied for this internship, it had been a great dream of mine to travel to Southeast Asia. During the transition from my university degree to the teacher traineeship period, I finally had the chance, and, looking back, I … Read more

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My personal highlight: “And the true beauties are… Lao fabrics!” – by Lena Wink

Laos is often said to be a country where time seems to have stopped. I am really sorry to inform you that time also passes by quickly here, especially when you are surrounded by so many lovely people and such … Read more

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