Xieng Khouang province is situated in the north of Laos, a province of green mountains and karst limestone. Much of the province was heavily bombed during the Vietnam war and old war scrap is used in building houses throughout the province.
The capital of Xieng Khouang is Phonsavan. Situated at an altitude of 1,200m is an excellent climate. December and January can be chilly so bring a light jacket or fleece for cool evenings and mornings.
Courtesy: Ba Tours