Entries by janine

Stellar new attraction on The Loop in Khammouane Province

December 2019 saw the grand opening of TheRockViewpoint, granting access to one of Laos’ most uncharted natural wonders. The Phou Hin Boun National Protected area is one of the largest limestone forests in all Asia, home of some endemic wildlife and breath-taking views. At the location of the previous very modest viewing platform known as […]

New museum and website for Xieng Khouang

With its colourful museum opened in 2018 and now the corresponding website launched in late 2019, the Xieng Khouang Provincial Museum aims to promote appreciation and understanding about the history and culture of Xieng Khouang. Four short films highlight these stories, and the museum shop celebrates the artistry and craftsmanship of the people of the […]

Get your Lao Visa Online

About Lao eVisa The website www.laoevisa.gov.la is an official online platform for foreigners to apply for Lao visa online prior to arriving in the country. On 9th July 2019, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Lao PDR, together with its designated partners have officially launched Lao eVisa service at Wattay International Airport. The launching ceremony took place in […]

New Video of Laos Loop

Showcasing the Charms of Central Laos “With its rugged, intrepid travel, and stylish pockets of comfort… central Laos makes for a great place to combine your inner Indiana Jones with a Bloody Mary.” Lonely Planet