Category Archives: Laos

Hotel de la Paix Review – Once a Prison, Now the Last Word in Luxury!

Hotel de la Paix Review – Once a Prison, Now the Last Word in Luxury!

When I first heard that Hotel de la Paix was built in 1910 as a French colonial fort, I was curious to see the architecture. Then I learned the long and colorful history of this wonderful structure. The very same building used to be the governor’s residence and at some point in time the building wasContinue Reading

The Alms Giving Ceremony in Luang Prabang, Laos

The Alms Giving Ceremony in Luang Prabang, Laos

Before my trip to Luang Prabang, I had seen many colorful pictures of the alms giving ceremony, showing monks walking down the streets in single file. My first thought was it would be fun to go see that. To tell you the truth, I had no clue what the whole ceremony was about. I justContinue Reading

Spa Indochine – A Relaxing haven in Luang Prabang, Laos

Spa Indochine – A Relaxing haven in Luang Prabang, Laos

Luang Prabang is well known for its natural and historic sites. If you are planning to indulge in some adventurous travel, sightseeing or just visiting temples, you could become tired from walking around, riding a bicycle or any other physical activity. What you need is some pampering, of course. So, let me tell you aboutContinue Reading