Laos Handbook The Laos Handbook is published by Asian Trails Laos and includes general travel information if you plan to visit Laos. We have included travel details on Luang Prabang and Vientiane. Our Handbook includes additional travel tips such as for visas, do's and don'ts and details on popular travel destinations such as Luang Prabang, Vientiane, Vang Vieng, Vat Phou, Khonphaphaeng and the provinces of Houaphanh and Luang Namtha. Asian Trails set up its office in Laos in 2001 with only a handful of people and formed a stable joint venture with a Lao partner in 2007. In the last few years, Asian Trails Laos has been successfully operating and growing. The company currently employs 49 staff with one office in Luang Prabang for all operations in the north of the country, and one office in Pakse, which takes care of all operations in the south of Laos. We are also one of the few operators in the country which is able to handle demanding MICE and VIP requests.