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The Plain of Jars, site 3

Published over 1 year ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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After having crossed a rice field, here is the site 3 of the Plain of Jars, on a hill-top surrounding the valley.

The Plain of Jars, site two

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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The site two is the most impressive site of the Plain of Jars.

The Plain of Jars, site one

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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The Plain of Jars is a megalithic archaeological landscape in Laos. Scattered in the landscape of the Xieng Khouang plateau, Xie<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/plain-of-jars-site-one-phonsavan-laos">...(more)</a>

Wat Piawat ruins Mouang Khoun, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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Muang Khoun is the old capital of the Phuan Kingdom and was the provincial capital during French colonialism. This rural centre of faded <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/wat-piawat-mouang-khoun-laos">...(more)</a>

Kuangxi waterfall, Luang Prabang, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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The Kuang Si Falls, sometimes spelled Kuang Xi or known as Tat Kuang Si Waterfalls, is a three tier waterfall about 29 kilometres (18 mi) south<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/kuangxi-waterfall-laos">...(more)</a>

King Kitsarath road and mount Phousi, Luang Prabang, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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View of King Kitsarath road and of mount Phousi in the royal city of Luang Prabang, Laos.

Nam Xuang river, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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View of the Nam Xuang river, between Luang Prabang and the Pak Ou cave.

Nam Ngum artificial lake near the dam, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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The Nam Ngum Dam is a hydroelectric dam on the Nam Ngum river, a major tributary of the Mekong in Laos. It is the oldest dam in Laos, and its reservoir <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/nam-ngum-laos">...(more)</a>

Royal palace entrance, Luang Prabang, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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View of the Royal Palace of Luang Prabang entrance from Sisavangvong road. The golden temple is Vat haw Pha Bang. The Ro<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/royal-palace-entrance-luang-prabang-laos-asia">...(more)</a>

Lake near Muang Khoun, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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Muang Khoun is the old capital of the Phuan Kingdom and was the provincial capital during French colonialism. This rural centre of fad<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/lake-near-muang-khoun-laos-asia">...(more)</a>

Plain of Jars, site 1, cave, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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The Plain of Jars (Lao: ທົ່ງໄຫຫິນ [tʰōŋ hǎj hǐn]) is a megalithic archaeological landscape in Laos. Scattered in the landscape of <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/plain-of-jars-site-1-cave-laos-asia">...(more)</a>

Tham Piu cave, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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Tham Piu Cave is located 6 km north of Muang Kham. It is one of the tragedies of the so-called Secret War. In 1969 a single rocket fired from an ai<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/tham-piu-cave-laos">...(more)</a>

Karst hills and rice field near Vang Vieng, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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Panoramic view of the karst hills and the rice fields of the Vang Vieng region. Photos shot just after the Phoxay bridge during the rainy season. The Ford ranger was rent at Europcar Vientiane.  

Vat Souvannakhiri, Luang Prabang, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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Wat Souvanna Khiri was built in 1773 by Chao Kham Sattha. I believe he was a monk, but I am not sure, as it was not stated in the<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/vat-souvannakhiri-luang-prabang-laos">...(more)</a>

Vat Si Saket in Vientiane, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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Wat Si Saket is a Buddhist wat in Vientiane, Laos. It is situated on Lan Xang Road, on the corner with Setthathirat Road, to the n<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/vat-si-saket-in-vientiane-laos-asia">...(more)</a>

Vat Pa Phai in Luang Prabang, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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The gilded and carved wooden façade of Wat Pa Phai monastery in Luang Prabang, Laos is more than 100 years old and is a classic Thai-La<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/vat-pa-phai-luang-prabang-laos">...(more)</a>

King Sisavangvong place in Vientiane, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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Sisavang Phoulivong (or Sisavangvong) (14 July 1885 – 29 October 1959), was king of Kingdom of Luang Phrabang and later<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/king-sisavangvong-place-in-vientiane-laos-asia">...(more)</a>

Vang Vieng view from the former airport

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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Vang Vieng is a tourism-oriented town in Laos, located in Vientiane Province about four hours bus ride north of the capit<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/vang-vieng-view-from-the-former-airport-asia">...(more)</a>

Plain of jars, site 2, Laos

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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The Plain of Jars (Lao: ທົ່ງໄຫຫິນ [tʰōŋ hǎj hǐn]) is a megalithic archaeological landscape in Laos. Scattered in the landscape of the Xieng Khoua<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/plain-of-jars-site-2">...(more)</a>

Vat Chom Si, Luang Prabang, LAOS

Published almost 2 years ago by Christian COSTEAUX

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Vat Chom Si is the stupa situated at the top of the Luang Prabang forest hill. It the best place to have a panoramic view on the royal city. From there, we can see both the Mekong and the Nam Khan river.