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A Day Tour of the Most Beautiful Sights in Luang Prabang Town, Laos

Posted on July 11, 2016

As soon as our cruise boat from Pakbeng docked at Luang Prabang after our scenic eight-hour journey down the Mekong, it was evident why travelers are drawn to this sleepy conglomeration at the confluence of two rivers in northern Laos. The former capital of Luang Prabang is a charming medley of French colonial buildings and Buddhist temple-monasteries, all cradled in a peaceful river valley. While this northern city has been declared a UNESO World Heritage Site in 1995, it has surprisingly retainedRead More