Lao-run eateries look toward international certification in Luang Prabang

Lao-run restaurants and local eateries are increasingly flocking to The Mark to earn international certification on food and hygiene.

AirAsia: Direct flight from KL to LP!

AirAsia announced a brand new route connecting Luang Prabang, Laos directly to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with four flights per week commencing on November 21st, 2016.

Laos motorbike tour

MOTOLAO CEO – Chief Exploring Officer a job on and offroad

  Life as a Motorcycle Tour Manager Chief Exploring Officer in Luang Prabang (CEO)   Over the past years, Chris Corbett has covered 100,000km of Laos on motorbike. With a vast knowledge of Lao trails and experience under… Read More

The Tiger Trail Laos Team – Adventure Travel in Luang Prabang

– Tiger Trail Travel – a team that builds outdoor adventures in Laos. One of the perks of working at Tiger Trail in Luang Prabang, Laos is the awesome people that you get to work with.    I… Read More

village chief family dinner

Best Baci Ever!

Laos Baci Ceremony, a Lao cultural encounter from the heart of the Lao people. Spending four nights in a very remote village in Laos is in many ways challenging, but even more rewarding. My colleague and I joined… Read More


Is this the best Pho in Luang Prabang?

One of the harder transitions I am having here in Laos is eating a heavy meal for breakfast. I still dream about eating my giant bowl of chilled almond milk poured over a mound of crunchy granola that… Read More

Luang Prabang Laos Airport Bangkok Airways Plane Adventure

My Exciting ‘Boutique’ Flight to Luang Prabang

After I exited Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok to catch my flight for Luang Prabang, nothing could prepare me for what I was about to experience. The company slogan for Bangkok Airways, “Asia’s Boutique Airlines”, could not have been more fitting… Read More

Luang Prabang Laos Sunset

11 Things I Love About Laos

Random things that are awesome about living in Luang Prabang, Laos   I’ll be moving out of Laos in a week or two (or three…) and I have grown to love this country more than I ever imagined…. Read More

Luang Prabang Yoga Laos Workshop

Luang Prabang Yoga Practice Workshops with Gernot Huber

Deepen Your Yoga Practice during this workshop in Luang Prabang with Luang Prabang Yoga   Workshops with Gernot Huber, December 6-8 in Luang Prabang, Laos In this workshop, you will • Explore different ways of breathing, learn to… Read More

Mandala Ou – Nong Khiaw’s Newest Resort

Mandala Ou – Opening Weekend!   Magical Scenic Memories on the Nam Ou River in Nong Khiau   Congratulations to Mandala Ou!! After two years of planning and construction, their long-awaited grand opening happened at the start of… Read More

Laos, Luang Prabang, Food

Travel Tip Luang Prabang – Budget Restaurants

  In this post I talk about the Luang Prabang secrets (Vol. 2). We look at some cheap options to eat out in Luang Prabang. There is plenty of expensive and nicely set up restaurants in Luang Prabang…. Read More

house rent luang prabang

Luang Prabang WEEKLY rental, house, villa…

Luang Prabang house for weekly rent. We recently have received a lot of interest from people who wish to stay in Luang Prabang on a weekly or monthly rental. Through our network it is now possible to offer… Read More

Villa Suan Maak Luang Prabang

Guesthouse renovation, Villa Suan Maak

  Villa Suan Maak, one of the oldest guesthouses finished renovation    Luang Prabang guesthouse legacy back to daily operations under new management Villa Suan Maak website information now under   Villa Suan Maak Guesthouse, one of… Read More

Laos, Luang Prabang, Boat Cruise

My first week in Luang Prabang

Internship in Laos, Luang Prabang   After a long night and tiring 12 hour bus ride from Vientiane I finally reached Luang Prabang, a charming small city nestled between the Nam Khan and Mekong River. As I got… Read More

Best Green Curry in Luang Prabang

Best Green Curry in Luang Prabang What the Delilah’s Chefs do to make it the best in town Since I came to Luang Prabang a couple of month ago the love of Delilah’s Green Curry has been common… Read More

Pistoche swimming pool Luang Prabang, Laos

Grand Opening: Public Pool Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang Pool Time Luang Prabang is truly a chilled out town and some have called Luang Prabang the most laid back place in Asia after all. But where to take a swim in the pool?   Still… Read More

Lao traffic, expat life

The Lao Way of Blinking

The Lao Way Of “Blinking” How Lao people make efficient use of their car lights…   Part of driving safely is letting  other motorists around you know your intentions, so they can predict what you will do. Using… Read More

Small pleasures in Luang Prabang

After one and a half months living and working in Luang Prabang, I’ve started to be familiar with the place. Usually, I don’t really enjoy big cities. I quickly feel oppressed by the pollution and the touristic trap!… Read More

Mojo & Me

The Luang Prabang Mojo Café, a La institution for music, life, friendship and fun… Hi! My name is Marine, I’m a new intern with the Fair Trek team in Luang Prabang. You cannot hear my accent but I’m… Read More

Working and living in Laos

A story about living like and work in Laos, Luang Prabang. With only three days left, my time as an intern for the Fair Trek Team in Luang Prabang is soon over. These past three months working and… Read More