Country File: Laos

Next in our countries with Khmer Empire memories is today’s Country File, for Sathalanalat Paxathipatai Paxaxon Lao, commonly known as Laos!

Flag of Laos

Laos joined UNESCO on 09 July 1951, making it a real country by‘s standard; and it has 2 inscribed and 3 tentative World Heritage Sites:

Town of Luang Prabang (1995)
Vat Phou and Associated Ancient Settlements within the Champasak Cultural Landscape (2001)

Sites Mégalithiques de la province de Xieng Khouang (25/03/1992)
That Luang de Vientiane (25/03/1992)
Hin Nam No National Protected Area (03/08/2016)

MTP and TCC both count Cambodia as one place on their lists.


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