Amongst the top attractions to see in Phonsavan, Ban Mixay Village Laos remains so pristine and attractive that marvels guests at the traditional paper umbrella making. The mulberry paper umbrellas (called “Khan Nyu” in the Laos language) are the famous products which bring income to the villagers. Travel to Ban Mixay, visitors can witness the […]

Saa paper is made from the bark of Saa (or mulberry tree), and there are villages in Luang Prabang Laos that produce this special kind of paper. In particular, Ban Xang Khong is a handicraft village specialized in both silk weaving and Saa paper making, around 3km from Luang Prabang. The diversity and beauty of […]