Explore the rich tapestry of culture, history, and timeless traditions of Laos with authentic experiences curated under our concept of A Sense of Place®. Learn more about the stories behind Luang Prabang’s architectural wonders, and discover the heart and soul of Laos through local excursions that shine a light on the country’s ancient heritage crafts and lost arts.
This walking conference focuses on the heritage architecture of Luang Prabang, both religious and civil. Guests will understand the different influences which affected the architecture during colonial times up to the present.
Tiao is a master of Laos' ancient heritage crafts, and after years of residing in France, he returned to Luang Prabang in 2002 to devote his time to passing on vanishing local traditions. You are invited to spend a few treasured hours learning the lost arts of stenciling, floral offerings, puppet theater and gold embroidery.
Luang Prabang is surrounded by villages where, over centuries, the locals have honed their weaving skills to produce wonderful textiles. Discover this ancient craft at a nearby village and try your hand at this incredible technique.