Southeast Asia is well known for its ubiquitous and varied means of transport, and in Laos the mighty Mekong River is one of the best ways to see its rural villages, ancient temples, and stunning mountain landscape.
Si Phan Don is arguably the most peaceful region of Laos, a beautifully rural backwater where the Mekong River becomes a vast inland sea, carving the land into an archipelago of tiny islets.
Vientiane may be smaller than most Southeast Asian capitals, but its size belies the variety of cultural attractions to be found, not just in the city, but also in neighboring rural communities.
Water is the central focus in the celebration of the Lao New Year holiday in both worship at the temple and playful celebration on the streets.
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Laos is a magical destination, still relatively undiscovered on the world radar. With temples, villages, relaxing scenery, and stunning sunsets, this incredibly nature-oriented destination is perfect for a yoga and meditation holiday.
Judith Schneider describes the way how Khiri Travel makes sure that our visits to the villages are welcomed by the communities and benefit all parties involved.