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Laos is a mountainous country with a rich history that stretches back 10,000 years. With Buddhism as its main religion, there are hundreds of Buddhist monasteries, temples and stupas in just about every city in Laos, with the most popular ones scattered across Luang Prabang.
Laos tourism tops international arrivals. Tourism is on the increase in Laos according to a new report from the Laos National Tourism Administration, which states that over one million visitors arrived into the Southeast Asian country in 2005.
Explore Vientiane holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | From its sleepy tuk-tuk drivers to its cafe society and affordable spas, this former French trading post is languid to say the least. Eminently walkable, the historic old quarter of Vientiane (ວຽງຈັນ) beguiles with glittering temples, lunging naga > (river serpent) statues, wandering Buddhist monks, and ...
Vientiane International Airport is located 3 kilometers from the center of Vientiane, capital of Laos (Lao People’s Democratic Republic) Several international and domestic airlines operate scheduled flights from Vientiane airport: Lao Airlines, AirAsia, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Thai Airways and Vietnam Airlines.
Laid Back in Laos!" As far as foreigners retiring in Laos is concerned, the majority choose the capital city Vientiane as the most practical option and it can be a pleasant expat retirement location with the country's best facilities available.Cost of living has risen over the past few years (food especially) but a foreigner on a low pension or salary (such as many English teachers) could ...
Vientiane has evolved from a quiet little town to a fun city with modern, trendy and eclectic choices of places to enjoy after dinner. Some well known venues have clearly been popular for years and still attract a crowd of local and expats.
Sunday, April 01, 2018 10:34 PM -0400----- Update at least once a day... April 2-8, 2018 Energy and mines growth boost Laos (Nation or XinhuaNet) THE LAO government says the country will earn increased revenues from the energy and mines sector this year on the back of continued growth.
It's easy to travel from Bangkok to Vientiane (or vice versa) by train, using the daily overnight sleeper train direct from Bangkok to Nong Khai and a special connecting international shuttle train from Nong Khai to the new international rail terminal at Thanaleng in Laos, some 13 km outside Vientiane.
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Even by 2019, there are not that many social activities in Vientiane that either Lao or foreigners can indulge in, besides drinking Beer Lao or the local cheap but potent (and detrimental to health over time) 'Lao whisky', a white spirit known as lao kao.There are a few public swimming pools apart from those of the better hotels; there are some bowling alleys, numerous fitness centres, cinema ...