The Boten-Vientiane railway, which opened in December 2021, has transformed travel in Laos. The train journey from the capital, Vientiane, to the former royal capital, Luang Prabang, now takes just two hours, compared to seven by car. The railway snakes through the Laotian countryside, passing through some of the 75 tunnels that were carved into
As part of your holidays to Laos, you can explore the Plain of Jars in Xieng Khouang province. This archaeological site features hundreds of ancient stone jars that date back to the Iron Age. The jars are scattered around the upland valleys and the lower foothills of the central plain of the Xiangkhoang Plateau, arranged
Vietnam’s Green and Smart Mobility JSC. (GSM) has launched its pure electric taxi service in Vientiane, Laos, under the brand name “Xanh SM”. This marks a step further in GSM’s “Go Green Global” strategy to establish itself as an international electric mobility services provider and promote the adoption of green mobility beyond borders. The company
The 10-cabin RV Laos Pandaw started its winter season cruises last week, travelling from Huay Xai to Luang Prabang on the Upper Mekong. The elegant riverboat navigates the Upper Mekong between Huay Xai on the Laos side of the Mekong River and Luang Prabang, the UNESCO World Heritage city, where it stops for three nights
Are you looking for a way to start the new year with a healthy and adventurous spirit? Do you want to explore the stunning natural beauty of Laos while enjoying the benefits of yoga and cycling? If so, you might be interested in our 7-day bicycling and yoga retreat in Nong Khiaw, Laos on 8
By joining this race, you will not only help save young lives, but also enjoy the beauty of Luang Prabang, a UNESCO World Heritage town in Laos. You can run through the scenic streets, temples, and rivers of this charming town.
Blacksmithing is not only a craft, but also a cultural heritage of Laos. It reflects the history, diversity, creativity, and resilience of the Lao people.
Heritage Line’s newest river cruise boat, Anouvong, is now sailing the upper Mekong River in Laos. This luxurious vessel offers a unique and unforgettable experience, allowing passengers to explore the region’s stunning scenery and rich culture in comfort and style. Anouvong has 10 cabins on two decks, each with its own private balcony and en-suite
The Phra Bang has been regarded by devout Buddhists as a symbol of the rightful and virtuous governance of Laos, as only a worthy and ethical regime deserves to be custodian of such a sacred image
The boat racing festival is one of the main activities on Luang Prabang province’s calendar, and takes place every year during Boun Hor Khaopadapdin on the 15th day of the ninth month in the Lao lunar year.
The boat racing tradition in Luang Prabang is deeply rooted in the rich cultural heritage of Laos. It’s an event that showcases not only the competitive spirit of the participants but also the close-knit community bonds that exist in this charming town.
Embrace the Ultimate Blend of Business and Pleasure in Laos
Are you tired of the same old tourist traps and crowded destinations? If you’re seeking an authentic travel experience that will leave a lasting impression, look no further than Laos.
If you’re looking for a charming getaway that seamlessly blends culture, tranquillity, and awe-inspiring landscapes, look no further than Luang Prabang. Here’s your ultimate guide to making the most of a weekend in this gem of Laos.
When it comes to choosing your next travel destination, there’s a world of options out there. However, if you’re seeking a truly authentic, unspoiled, and unforgettable experience, let us introduce you to the hidden gem that is Laos.
I recently embarked on a train journey from Bangkok to Vientiane, and then continued on the Laos-China Railway to the Chinese border and back.
Explore the art of slow travel in 2023 with these captivating destinations as posted by Getaway! Laos, listed as the number one slow travel destination for 2023, is a hidden gem in Southeast Asia, invites you to embrace its serene landscapes and rich cultural tapestry. Immerse yourself in the charm of Laos and savor the
Uncover hidden gems and attractions that make Luang Prabang a must-visit destination.
Last week we journeyed from Vang Vieng to the south of Laos on an inspection trip. I’ll write about what we found and experienced in the coming months. Looking through the photos I couldn’t help but notice the beauty of Laos. The skies are blue and the lands are green, Laos holds a unique charm
Tiger Trail sales team recently inspected the quality of hotels, sights and roads in the south to ensure they give the best service possible.