Lao Red Cross
This lumpy hemispherical stupa is commonly nicknamed That Makmo, which translates as 'Watermelon Stupa'. Originally constructed in 1503,...
Facing That Makmo, this wat takes its name from Chao Wisunarat (King Visoun), who founded it in 1513. Though touted as one of Luang...
This small wat was the residence of the Sangharat (Supreme Patriarch of Lao Buddhism) until superseded by Wat Mai two hundred years ago....
This vernal oasis with a Khmer twist has celestial views of the Nam Khan. Utopia is all recliner cushions, low-slung tables and hookah...
Roots & Leaves
The outdoor setting sees tables ranged beneath palms around a lotus pond, where an artificial 'island' forms a stage for performances by...
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Lao Red Cross information
In traditional (basic!) surroundings of wood rafters, cool fans and stone floors, sample a range of head and body massages, steams, reflexology and aromatherapy. Donations go directly to improving the lives of the poorest villages in Laos.