Home > Laos

Laos

Travel guide to Laos

Xieng Khouang Travel Guides

Xieng Khouang Travel Guides

Laos – a beautiful and peaceful country, fascinates visitors with solemn temples, beautiful waterfalls, uniquely shaped Buddha statues, and a friendly, hospitable smile of the people. In addition to famous destinations like Luang Prabang, Vientiane, Vang Vieng,  Xieng Khouang Province is also a place worth visiting. This province is located …

Read More »

9-day backpacking in Laos

9-day backpacking in Laos

The land border between Vietnam and Laos extends over 2,000 km from Kon Tum province to Northwest provinces. Road travel from Vietnam to Laos is quite interesting and economical for young people who love to explore and experience new lands. Below is an interesting 9-day-itinerary backpacking trip in Laos, starting …

Read More »

Buddhism in Indochina

Buddhism in Indochina

Indochina certainly plays a significant role in the Buddhist world and a point in any journey. Buddhism in Indochina apparently remains the dominant religion with a large number of followers and has an undeniable influence on history, culture, and society. Here is an overview of Buddhism in Laos, Cambodia, and …

Read More »

Full package travel tip to Luang Prabang

Full package travel tip to Luang Prabang (9)

Luang Prabang, the former capital of Lan Xan kingdom was formed nearly 7 centuries ago, famous for its French colonial architecture, ancient pagodas, peaceful Mekong river go through the city or Buddhist monks in saffron-color dress. Luang Prabang is definitely on the must-visit list of for every tourist. Let’s discover …

Read More »

Explore Vientiane in 2 days 2 nights

Explore Vientiane in 2 days 2 nights

While Hanoi, Bangkok or Phnom Penh are very lively and noisy, Vientiane remains quiet slowly along the Mekong. Not crowded and full of dust like other capitals, in Vientiane you still enjoy the fresh air of temples, quiet streets lined with trees. Read the our guide below to understand why …

Read More »

Guide to explore Southern Laos

Guide to explore Southern Laos

Southern Laos is a mysterious land with pristine nature and unique architectural works. In this travel guide, we will suggest to you the simplest guide to visit Southern Laos in 3 days. If you are an adventurous traveler, you will definitely like these suggestions. 1. Where is Southern Laos? Southern …

Read More »

Vat Phou Temple in Laos

Vat Phou

Vat Phou (also transcribed Wat Phu) is a Khmer temple located in the province of Champasak in southern Laos. Together with the ancient settlements in the cultural landscape of Champasak, it is the largest temple in Laos in a very good situation. If you want to admire the beauty of …

Read More »

Si Phan Don – The 4000 Islands

Si Phan Don - The 4000 islands

Si Phan Don (Lao: ສີພັນດອນ; means that 4000 islands) is a river archipelago located in the Mekong River, in the province of Champasak in southern Laos. The islands are actually not 4000 -but it doesn’t matter- and the archipelago is called Si Phan Don. The three best-known islands are Don …

Read More »

The Water Festival In Laos

Bun Pi May

Similar to some other countries in South East Asia, such as Cambodia, Thailand, and Myanmar, where Buddhism is the national religion, Laos has its own New Year’s Celebration with a water festival, called “Bun Pi May”. The celebration takes place from 13 to 15 April annually, during the period which …

Read More »

What Laos people eat and drink in daily life?

Laos cuisine

Laos is not a country rich in resources but the food of this country is extremely attractive. Combining Vietnamese and Thai cuisine, with the ingredients from the virgin nature, Laos cuisine is not only rich in flavor but also extremely unique. The food and drinks of Laos are very simple, …

Read More »