Posts tagged with: Food in Luang Namtha

Shopping for cheese by bus, boat and a ton of tuktuks Serving high quality western food in a remote town like Luang Namtha is quite a challenge. How do you...
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For two years now, Karen and Andrej have been teaching people from the local area how to prepare and serve western food and drinks to customers at the Bamboo Lounge....
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So it turns out that getting the chimney, and having a chimney that we can use, are two quite different things. On the morning we got the chimney, which arrived...
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For the past week or so, we have all been patiently waiting for the thick insulation layer to dry.  We’ve lit a couple of fires to help with the process,...
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The following day after we did the 1st layer of the dome we awoke to find the oven very cracked. We thought we’d look on the internet to see what...
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Our initial thoughts about laying the tiles being really a really easy part of finishing off the oven before we start the dome was not quite correct. Well, once we...
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Today began with excitement – concrete slab day! We decided we’d need a kind of runny mix of concrete so it was easier to spread and make level-ish (bearing in...
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As predicted yesterday, today was more of the same, layering up the bricks.  Today’s finish looks like this. Tomorrow we head to Thailand for a few days to buy ingredients...
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Today was pretty easy going for the oven. Dre and Noi worked together to put the 3rd and 4th layers of bricks on the foundation for the oven today.  At...
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OK so today was a super exciting day.  We started off in the morning with several things happening; First the Lao guy Deng who was going to help us start...
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