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What to Do North of Luang Prabang

Northern Laos has more pleasures than those tucked away in Luang Prabang, including hill tribes, river kayaking, and inspiring hikes.

The Laos Loop: A Motorcycle Journey in the Jungle

Few experiences match that roaring between the thighs and the singular sense of freedom in the jungle footpaths and winding alleys of the Southeast Asian countryside by motorcycle. For the sheer thrill of open-road exploration there is nowhere quite like Laos.

Taste of Home: The Comfort Foods of Asia

It’s an individual choice – that dish you crave when you’ve been away from home for too long. Or the food you hanker after when you’ve had a long day, or when…

Cuisine in Laos

Pretty, landlocked, unassuming Laos often gets overlooked – gastronomically speaking – by its neighboring cuisine queens, Thailand and Vietnam. But, as we will reveal, Laotian food certainly should not be discounted by…

Face to Face with the Tribes of Phongsali

Phongsali in Northern Laos is beautiful and fascinating, as are the people I was lucky enough to meet here. They gave me an extraordinary insight into their lives, leaving me with exceptional experiences and vivid memories.

On the Tribal Trail in Luang Namtha

In the indigenous Lao people is where the country’s true beauty lies and they define the region as well as its pristine mountainous and landlocked landscapes

Zipping Through Southern Laos

I was headed to Southern Laos, where I would spend time gazing at exquisite waterfalls, zip-lining and abseiling through the lush jungle.