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Submitted 2 months 4 weeks ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Mekong Kingdoms is proud to announce the maiden Mekong River voyage of Gypsy, an ultra-exclusive two-cabin river cruiser, between the ancient Laos capital of Luang Prabang and Thailand's Golden Triangle, in May 2018. A private tailored three-night, four-day cruise from Luang Prabang to the Golden Triangle and a two-night, three-day cruise from the Golden Triangle to Luang Prabang for up to four passengers are on offer.

Submitted 2 months 4 weeks ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

New & Cool is stretching its wings to Southern Laos and a jeep journey deep into the heartland of coffee, hidden down uknown trails on the Bolaven Plateau.

Submitted 2 months 4 weeks ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Hainan United Airlines and the Lao Tourism Promotion Department put the wheels in motion for a new route between Hainan, China, and Vientiane and Luang Prabang, while Lao Airlines expects to begin direct flights between Luang Prabang province and Changsha in Hunan Province starting in June.

Submitted 3 months 20 hours ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Thousands of visitors crammed the provincial capital on Friday to enjoy the colourful activities organised to officially launch Visit Laos Year in Houaphanh province.

Submitted 3 months 2 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

The National University of Laos and other partners, led by Khiri Travel Laos, are celebrating the 25th International Day of Biological Diversity on Tuesday, 22 May, by organizing a "Clean Up and Water Hyacinth Removal" project in Vientiane from 16:00-18:00. Participants should gather at the Comcenter College, Nongchanh Village, Sisattanak District, Vientiane.

Submitted 3 months 3 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

The Asian Trails Group announced that Philippe Conod will retire from his role as a Managing Director of Asian Trails Laos as of 6 June, with Virginie Kury being tapped as the new General Manager as of 16 May .Ms Kury will report directly to Thuy Tien, who assumes role of Managing Director for both Vietnam and Laos.

Submitted 3 months 5 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Part 3 of New & Cool in Luang Prabang takes you on The Road to Kuang Si Falls, with six great attractions along the way. Get your hands dirty at Living Land Company’ s Organic Farm, or watch the buffalo dairy process, from udder to mozzarella, at the Lao Buffalo Farm. The Kuang Si Butterfly Park presents an educational respite, before a meal or drink in nature at Carpe Diem Restaurant. And then it’s the Save the Bears Sanctuary at the gateway to the grand prize…Kuang Si.

Submitted 3 months 1 week ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

In February this year, an Emirati plane sat on the tarmac at Vientiane’s Wattay International Airport, waiting to board 13 Lao elephants for a flight to Dubai and “Safari Park”. A call from Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith’s office halted the transfer. The outright sale of Lao elephants is illegal, he said. The elephants stay in Laos.

Submitted 3 months 1 week ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Join with volunteers to start ‘recycling’ Vientiane’s old Typing School building into a community art space on International Recycling Day.

Submitted 3 months 1 week ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Head to The Mekong’s Other Side is the 2nd instalment of We Are Lao’s “New & Cool in Luang Prabang” series. Board a ferry and cruise to Chomphet. You’ll find the Four Temple Tour, Pottery Village, Green Jungle Flight at legendary Hoi Khua (100 Families Waterfall), and Pha Tad Ke Botanical Gardens with a café and shop.

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