Xieng Khuan (Buddha Park)

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Interesting that the observation was made that it will fall into disrepair thanks to Mekong flooding. Exactly the opposite has happened! They must have sunk a ton of money into the site in the last few years as the statues are now surrounded by concrete walkways. The photos in the post seem ancient when you have only visited the site after the improvements have been made. Tons of amusement park infrastructure now exists around the site meaning the statues will hopefully be well maintained. A weird and somewhat wonderful place.