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  • Magical Laotian town preserved by UNESCO loses its soul story has photos
    Updated: Jan-28-16 3:15 am

    LUANG PRABANG, Laos - It is officially described as the best-preserved city in Southeast Asia, a bygone seat of kings tucked into a remote river valley of Laos. Luang Prabang weaves a never-never land spell on many a visitor with its tapestry of French colonial villas and Buddhist temples draped in a languid atmosphere.