Tag Archives: LA – Town of Luang Prabang

Star of the East: Laos hasn’t had one Covid death; Kate Wickers; Daily Mail

The Daily Mail’s Kate Wickers travelled to Luang Prabang, a UNESCO World Heritage site in northern Laos. A highlight of the trip was a visit to the ‘picture-perfect’ Kuang Si waterfalls.

Source: Star of the East: Laos hasn’t had one Covid death

Hydropower vs Heritage: Will Laos Lose Luang Prabang?; Tom Fawthrop; The Diplomat

Another Mekong dam project threatens to cost the former royal capital its UNESCO World Heritage status.

Source: Hydropower vs Heritage: Will Laos Lose Luang Prabang?

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.

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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)

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The king ate sticky rice: Cooking, past and present, in Luang Prabang, Laos; Austin Bush; LA Times

A trip to the former royal capital of Laos and an exploration of the history of the cooking there, preserved through one unlikely cookbook and the efforts of chefs today.

Source: The king ate sticky rice: Cooking, past and present, in Luang Prabang, Laos

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.

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