Chao Anouvong Statue in Vientiane
Vientiane Activities

Chao Anouvong Statue, Vientiane

The Chao Anouvong Statue is located in Chao Anouvong Park on the riverfront road in Vientiane. The statue faces the river and is near the area where Vientiane Night Market is held. The Chao Anouvong [Read more…]

Fude Miao Temple in Vientiane
Vientiane Activities

Fude Miao Temple, Vientiane

The Fude Miao Temple is a Chinese temple located in Chao Anuvong Park in Vientiane, Laos. Admission to the Fude Miao Temple is free and it normally opens from 06:30 to 17:00 except during Chinese [Read more…]

Bronze Buddha statues at Wat Ong Teu
Vientiane Activities

Wat Ong Teu, Vientiane

Wat Ong Teu is Buddhist Temple in the centre of Vientiane which dates back to the 16th Century having been constructed shortly after Vientiane became the capital city of Laos. Wat Ong Teu takes its [Read more…]

Train from Laos to Thailand
Bus Stations in Laos

Thanaleng Railway Station

Thanaleng Railway Station, in the village of Dongphosy near Vietniane, is currently the only train station in Laos. This small train station opened in 2009 financed by grants and loans from the Thai Government. The [Read more…]

That Makmo - the watermelon stupa
Luang Prabang Acitivities

Wat Visounarath, Luang Prabang

Wat Visounarath is a Buhhist temple in Luang Prabang in Laos dating back to the 16th Century. Wat Visounarath is open daily from 08:00 to 17:00 and admission inside the main temple building, which houses [Read more…]

Thai style roof at Wat Mixai
Vientiane Activities

Wat Mixai, Vientiane

Wat Mixai is Thai style temple on one of the busiest roads in Vientiane in Laos. Wat Mixai is a working temple with a children’s school in the grounds. Wat Mixai is not principally a [Read more…]

Motorcycles on the Old Bridge in Luang Prabang
Luang Prabang Acitivities

Old Bridge, Luang Prabang

The ‘Old Bridge’ as it is referred to locally spans the Nam Khan River in Luang Prabang, Laos. The Old Bridge, which is in a state of decay, is a tourist attraction in its own [Read more…]

Congregation hall at Wat Xieng Thong
Luang Prabang Acitivities

Wat Xieng Thong, Luang Prabang

Wat Xieng Thong is one of the most impressive of the many temples in Luang Prabang, located in a prime position near the bank of the Mekong river. If you only visit one temple in [Read more…]

Large Buddha statues at Wat Si Sa Ket
Vientiane Activities

Wat Si Sa Ket, Vientiane

Wat Si Sa Ket is one of the oldest temples in Vientiane, dating back to 1820, having been one of the only temples to have survived the destructed caused when the armies of Siam invaded [Read more…]