Laos Food

STANDARD DISHES If Laos were to nominate a national dish, a strong contender would be larp, a “salad” of minced meat or fish mixed with...
Lao sausage

Lao sausage, also known as Laotian sausage / Sai Oua / Sai Ua or Sai Gork / Sai Kork , usually refers to a...
Fresh fruits in Laos (P1)

Eating delicious fresh fruits is one of the great joys of travelling in Southeast Asia. Abundant and refreshing in the tropical heat of the day, a huge range of options can be found — small and sweet, cumbersome and stinky or large and luscious. Laos has them all. Here’s some typical fresh fruits that you’ll find in Laos.
Som moo

Som moo (Lao: ສົ້ມໝູ; also spelled som mou), or naem moo, OR naem, literally "sour pork" or "nem pork", is a type of preserved...
Or lam

Or lam is a soupy stew incorporating a range of vegetables — string beans and bamboo are common — and any of a variety...

If you are in Luang Prabang, don't miss to try the vendors who set up food stalls in a small alley on the south end of the night market. Here are the best street foods in Luang Prabang you should try.
Khao Poon Nam Pa

Vientiane has Khao Piak for breakfast. In Pakse, they have Khao Poon Nam Pa for breakfast. In the morning, visit a boat dock where...

Although Laos gained independence from France in 1953, much of its culture and cuisine still feels its influence. Today there are still many delightful French restaurants and cafés; we’ve picked some of the best for great French food in Vientiane city.
Khao soi

Khao soi or khao soy is a Burmese-influenced dish served widely in northern Laos and northern Thailand. The name means "cut rice" in Thai,...
Nam khao - popular food in Laos

Nam khao or naem khao is Lao crispy rice salad, a flavorful dish eaten with your fingers at a family feast or with friends after work over beer.

If you have the oppotunity to travel Laos, do not miss to try these delicious breakfast dishes below:

Dork Jumpa Hotel is a 15-minute drive from That Luang Temple. Offering modern air-conditioned rooms, the hotel features a spa, pool and 24-hour front desk. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas. Room amenities

Laos has created 20 National Protected Areas, which cover 14% of the country’s land area. Here are some of the best Lao's national parks tourists should visit.