Tag: LA – Town of Luang Prabang

The Threat of a Dam Disaster in Luang Prabang; Tom Fawthrop; The Diplomat

Photo: Shelly Zohar

The dam near Luang Prabang – both a World Heritage site and an seismically active zone – is “an irresponsible gamble,” experts argue.

Source: The Threat of a Dam Disaster in Luang Prabang 

NGOs Urge Thailand Not to Buy Electricity From Luang Prabang Dam; Benar News

UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee to meet July 16-31 to assess dam’s potential impact on Luang Prabang City.

Source: NGOs Urge Thailand Not to Buy Electricity From Luang Prabang Dam

Impending Luang Prabang dam sparks Unesco heritage impact assessment; Tyler Roney & Piyaporn Wongruang; The Third Pole

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Luang Prabang dam in Laos raises concerns over Unesco World Heritage site…

Source: Impending Luang Prabang dam sparks Unesco heritage impact assessment | The Third Pole

Luang Prabang: UNESCO world heritage by the Mekong River; Kaikeo Saiyasane; Xinhua

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Armchair Traveler: Luang Prabang, Laos, a small city with a rich history; Roy Ritter; Napa Valley Register

A UNESCO world heritage site, Luang Prabang, is a small city that was the capital of the Kingdom of Laos until 1975.

Source: Armchair Traveler: Luang Prabang, Laos, a small city with a rich history

This Is Southeast Asia’s Most Affordable Luxury Destination; Laura Itzkowitz; Fodor’s

Luxury for way less.

Source: This Is Southeast Asia’s Most Affordable Luxury Destination

How Luang Prabang strikes a balance between heritage and tourism; Paul Chai; SMH

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Scenery of Luang Prabang on riverside of Mekong River; Xinhua

Photo taken on Jan. 2, 2020 shows the sunrise scenery of Luang Prabang on the riverside of Mekong River, Laos. Luang Prabang, located aside the Mekong River, was listed by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as a world heritage in 1995. (Photo by Kaikeo Saiyasane/Xinhua)

Source: Scenery of Luang Prabang on riverside of Mekong River

Learn About Laos in Luang Prabang, by Travel Writers; Steve Bergsman; Creators

The alarm went off at 4:45 a.m., giving Steve Bergsman and his wife about 15 minutes to get ready.

Source: Learn About Laos in Luang Prabang, by Travel Writers

Discover why Laos is the world’s next great foodie destination; Andrew Nelson; National Geographic

Flavorful. Soulful. Beautiful. Head to Louangphabang to taste the best of Southeast Asia.

Source: Discover why Laos is the world’s next great foodie destination

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