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    Luang Prabang in the Southeast Asian country of Laos is fast becoming a must-visit destination on the tourist trail. This stunning location is one of the best-preserved cities in this part of the world - its old town centre has been a UNESCO world heritage site since 1995. The former royal capital of Laos is built is on the confluence of two major rivers, the Mekong and the Nam Khan, and offers a rich mix of French colonial history, fabulous temples and monasteries. Formerly only a stop on the backpacker trail, these days Luang Prabang is becoming accessible to

  • What to do in Lake Como: the best things to do in the Italian lakes

    You can’t say Lake Como without thoughts of bumping into human rights lawyer Amal Clooney and husband George, who have a village beside Lake Como, entering your head. But Hollywood A-listers aside, Lake Como is revered as one of Italy’s most breathtaking destinations. From the Insta-perfect scenery to the restaurants and hotel steeped in luxury, here’s some of the best things to see and do in Lake Como. What to see in Lake Como Scattered like confetti on Lake Como’s shores are caught-in-time residences in shades of mustard and carnation pink. Don’t miss Villa del Balbianello, with its terraced gardens