Posts tagged with: Luang Namtha

Bamboo Lounge Training Restaurant has launched a crowdfunding campaign via IndieGoGo to keep the training restaurant and community support ticking over during this years low tourist season. Due to political...
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It’s the end of November.  It’s quiet in Luang Namtha, the time seems to have come to a stop.  The market is quiet, the streets are empty and even the...
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Shopping for cheese by bus, boat and a ton of tuktuks Serving high quality western food in a remote town like Luang Namtha is quite a challenge. How do you...
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Here at Forest Retreat we feel very lucky to operate our tour company/restaurant out of Luang Namtha, which is both one of South East Asia’s premier trekking destinations because of...
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Written by AlexThe celebrations for Songkran, the water festival that accompanies Lao New Year, started early. Many people were having all day karaoke parties more than a month in advance...
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Tash recently visited Luang Namtha and has blessed us with this outstanding collection which shows the area at its very best.  Tash was one of the many travellers who plan...
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We recently implemented a new reward system for our staff, which mean that 3 of our staff have just come back from their first trip outside Laos.  We really want...
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We’re now in the beginning of wet season here in Luang Namtha.  It has brought about lots of new insects, both crawling and flying into the area.  In the rainy...
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Luang Namtha is a pretty special place…. some friendly tourists who have stayed here a long time wrote this for us: 10 things we love about Luang Namtha: 1. Having...
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