Tag: Laos

Tag: Laos

Laos, Number one slow travel destination for 2023

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

Unveiling the Enchanting Beauty of Laos

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

14 June is World Blood Donor Day

Every year countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day (WBDD). The event serves to raise awareness of the need for safe blood and blood products and to thank voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood. A blood service that gives patients access to safe blood and blood products in sufficient

Where to get away in Northern Laos

If you’re looking for a relaxing getaway in Laos, you might want to check out Nong Khiaw. This charming town is nestled among the limestone mountains and the Nam Ou river, and offers plenty of activities for nature lovers and adventure seekers. Here are some of the things you can do in Nong Khiaw: Nong

Sustainability of Travel in Laos

Laos, with its lush landscapes, mystical temples, and rich cultural heritage, beckons travellers from around the world. Yet, as visitors, we carry a responsibility to preserve this enchanting land for future generations. This is where sustainability in travel comes into play. Why Sustainability Matters: Sustainability is vital for preserving the natural beauty and cultural richness

Explore Thailand and Laos on Bike

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Are you looking for an adventure of a lifetime? Do you love cycling and exploring new places? If so, you might want to consider a biking tour from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang. Biking Laos has launched a new 12-day guided bicycle tour that will take you through the stunning landscapes and cultures of Thailand

It’s Green Season. Pack your Bags!

Luang Prabang Mountains

If you’re looking for a unique and adventurous destination, you might want to consider Laos in the green season. What is the green season, you ask? Well, it’s the rainy season that lasts from May to October, when the landscape turns lush and green, and the waterfalls are at their most spectacular. Sounds amazing, right?

Why you should trek in Laos

If you are looking for an adventure that will challenge you physically and mentally, while also rewarding you with stunning views and unforgettable memories, then you should consider doing a one day trek in Laos. Laos is a landlocked country in Southeast Asia, known for its rich culture, diverse wildlife, and beautiful landscapes. Trekking in

Dos and Don’ts in Laos

If you are planning to visit Laos, you should be aware of some dos and don’ts that will help you enjoy your trip and respect the local culture. Laos is a beautiful country with friendly people and rich traditions, but it also has some rules that you should follow to avoid offending anyone or getting

Sok Di Pi Mai 2023

Laos New Year Pi Mai Lao

Lao New Year 2023, also known as Pi Mai Lao, is a traditional festival that celebrates the start of a new year according to the Lao lunar calendar. The holiday is typically celebrated for three days from April 14th to 16th and is the most important festival in Laos. This year it runs from the

Vientiane-Kunming Train Schedule Released

The Laos-China Railway company has recently released the schedule for inter-country travel between Vientiane Capital and Kunming, starting on April 13, just a day before the Lao New Year. The international rail line will be serviced by the EMU D888/D887 train, which will depart from Vientiane Capital at 8:08 AM and arrive at Kunming South

3 DAYS | BIKING, HIKING, ELEPHANTS, KAYAKING & HILLTRIBE HOMESTAYS

Water buffalo Laos

TOURCODE EBTK-3 DESCRIPTION A fantastic Fair Trek combination tour with biking adventures, elephant experience (no riding), home stays in remote villages, trekking, and kayaking all in the beautiful mountains surrounding Luang Prabang UNESCO World Heritage town. Discover all the beautiful nature and special cultures that Laos has to offer in this perfect mix of activity