Passport full of stamps

How Do I Get A Lao Visa?

This is a guest post written by Greg Wright of New Zealand and has lived in Luang Prabang, Laos for around 5 years now. A Kiwi who has gone from a small town in New Zealand, to a casino on Australia’s Gold Coast, to teaching Buddhist monks in Laos with a world of travel and … Read more

Novice monk at the top of Phousi Hill

All About Laos

[dropcap]S[/dropcap]ome of you wonderful people may be asking yourself, “so why Laos?” Well I have good news for those people, I will answer that briefly today and hopefully you will come away with a better understanding of just where in the world I am and what Laos is all about. Of course I know that … Read more


Welcome to Tansamai

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]his is the first post written on the brand new and improved Tansamai website. It will get populated with interesting article all about Buddhism, spirituality, meditation and topics of those ilk. For now, this is just a very quick post to welcome readers to the site. To find out more about why I started Tansamai … Read more