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Submitted 2 weeks 6 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

The final 124-km stretch of National Road 11 that runs along the Mekong, connecting Vientiane to Sayabouly and Thailand is set to begin at the end of this year, with the construction to be completed in three years.

Submitted 3 weeks 1 day ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Luang Prabang-based Mekong Kingdoms has announced its October 2018-March 2019 schedule and rates for it day boat, “Monsoon”, the most premium way to experience the Mekong River with its high ceilings, large picture windows and modern décor.

Submitted 3 weeks 20 hours ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Mekong River tourism is turning its spotlight on “Destination Pakbeng” as the Lao port transforms from a remote overnight stop on the Thailand-Luang Prabang cruise route into a multi-day stay-over town.

Submitted 3 weeks 2 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Lanith Luang Prabang (Lao National Institute of Tourism and Hospitality) and the nation’s vocational college signed a memorandum of understanding with Concorde Hotel Kuala Lumpur Hotel on 11 September, to upgrade teachers’ and students’ ability, technical knowledge, skills, and attitude towards the hospitality sector.

Submitted 3 weeks 1 day ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

The Inthira Group has become the first Lao tourism business to win the ASEAN Business Awards Laos, and will present the hotel and restaurant company at the ASEAN Awards Gala Dinner on 12 November in Singapore.

Submitted 3 weeks 3 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Centara has inked a deal that will give it the management of three hotels in Laos by 2020.

Submitted 3 weeks 3 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

The Sustainable Tourism Solutions Expo (STSE) on 14-15 September, attracted more than 100 hospitality trade decision-makers from around the Mekong Region to the Luang Prabang View Hotel, where they met some 30 Lao and international sustainable product and service providers, and participated in related symposia.

Submitted 1 month 4 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

More than 1,000 Luang Prabang residents turned out ahead of World Cleanup Day to rid the UNESCO World Heritage City of trash.

Submitted 1 month 1 week ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Ban Nayang is a great new destination for travelers looking for an authentic village homestay experience in Luang Prabang Province. Just a two-hour drive from Luang Prabang town, Ban Nayang has been hosting a small stream of tourists for a while.

Submitted 1 month 1 week ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

The Luang Prabang Film Festival (LPFF) is now inviting applications for its 2018 Talent Lab, led by Tribeca Film Institute (TFI). The Lab, which will train Southeast Asian filmmakers on grant writing and project pitching, will be held during the opening weekend of the ninth annual festival, which will take place from December 7-12.

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