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Full of Beans

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Most people visit the Bolaven Plateau in southern Laos for its verdant patchwork of waterfalls and landscapes. But crowds are starting to come for something different: a cup of its specialty coffee

Buffalo Ice Cream? What to Expect from the Laos Buffalo Dairy

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Most who travel to this area go for the culture, history, and architecture, but there is a small, unusual attraction about a 30 minute drive from the main town area: the Laos Buffalo Dairy.

The Plain of Jars Just Got More Interesting

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Some of the Plain of Jars megaliths are thought to be much older than previously thought.

Laos Silk Weaving Up Close

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Lao people have been weaving these colorful threads for more than 1,000 years with silk made from mulberry leaf-fed silk worms.

Dinner at the Rosewood Luang Prabang with Chef Sebastien Rubis

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If you’re talking about fine dining in Luang Prabang, you’re talking about Rosewood Luang Prabang — and most certainly about culinary director Sebastien Rubis.

The Plain of Jars in Laos Officially Becomes a UNESCO World Heritage Site

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After more than 20 years of effort, UNESCO finally presented Laos with a certificate recognizing the Plain of Jars earlier this week.

Kong Lor Cave by Motorcycle on Laos’s Thakhek Loop

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Kong Lor Cave is of the top intrepid destinations in central Laos and highlight of the Thakhek Loop, a 500 to 600 kilometer route best experienced by motorcycle.

Remote Lands Hot Winter Pick: Luang Prabang for the Rosewood

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Luang Prabang is becoming a Southeast Asia travel staple, but the Rosewood Luang Prabang is the best reason to put this Laos gem on your winter travel list.

The Bill Bensley Trail: Rosewood Luang Prabang

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Travelogues from Remote Lands speaks with Bill Bensley about the Rosewood Luang Prabang, a game-changing luxury tented camp in the cultural heart of Laos.

The Bill Bensley Trail: Remote Lands Launches Luxury Tour with Star Designer

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Last week Remote Lands announced The Bill Bensley Trail, a luxury tour throughout Southeast Asia with star designer and architect Bill Bensley, taking place from February 16 to March 1, 2020.

Ultra-luxe and Adventure in Laos with Remote Lands

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Compared to places like Cambodia and Thailand, Laos is an untraveled backwater in Southeast Asia; check out a few of Remote Lands’ signature journeys.

Settha Palace: Vientiane’s Tried-and-True Indochina Hideaway for Luxury Travelers

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There is one properly luxurious hotel in Vientiane: Settha Palace. Laurel Tuohy sits down with general manager Hala Krimi to learn what makes this colonial haunt so charming.