Mekong Riverview Hotel: oasis of peace in Luang Prabang

This is a review of the Mekong Riverview Hotel in Luang Prabang, Laos, where I stayed in January 2015. This is the hotel I would come back to if I find myself in Luang Prabang again. Here are the reasons why I love this hotel: (1) It is located on the quietest, most secluded part of […]

Boutique hotels Luang Prabang, Laos: Burasari Heritage and The Chang Inn

Boutique hotels in Luang Prabang have been growing in number as this enchanting UNESCO Heritage site city has become a “must” destination on the Southeast Asian travel map.  We already wrote in our post about “3 Nagas Hotel: historic boutique hotel in Luang Prabang, Laos“, which is a charming boutique hotel in the center of town. Burasari […]

3 Nagas Hotel: historic boutique hotel in Luang Prabang, Laos

Luang Prabang is one of the most enchanting places on earth, not because there are grand monuments to see, but because of the solitude and spiritual quality of the town. It has been a UNESCO Heritage site since 1995 which means it carefully preserves the colonial buildings, traditional teak wood houses and Buddhist temples. Located […]

Alila Luang Prabang luxury resort hotel opens October 2010

If you are going to Luang Prabang, one of the most enchanting places to visit in Southeast Asia (and a UNESCO World Heritage site), check out a new luxury boutique hotel-resort opening in October 2010: the Alila Luang Prabang. The resort has only 23 suites, each featuring a unique design. All suites have a private […]