Plain of Jars
A plateau in Laos, known for the thousands of large megalithic jars scattered in the landscape.

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  • Plain of Jars — The Plain of Jars is a large group of historic cultural sites in Laos containing thousands of stone jars, which lie scattered throughout the Xieng Khouang plain in the Lao Highlands at the northern end of the Annamese Cordillera, the principal… …   Wikipedia

  • Plain of Jars — Steinkrüge bei Stätte 1 Die Ebene der Tonkrüge (laotisch: ທົ່ງໄຫຫິນ, Thong Hay Hin) befindet sich in der Provinz Xieng Khouang in Laos in der Nähe der Provinzhauptstadt Phonsavan. Dort befinden sich mehrere Hundert Steinkrüge in der Größe von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Banna Plain of Jars House — (Ban Phônsavan,Лаос) Категория отеля: 2 звездочный отель Адрес: 7 Road, Ba …   Каталог отелей

  • Vansana Plain Of Jars Hotel — (Ban Phônsavan,Лаос) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: Ban Phon …   Каталог отелей

  • Jars, Plain of — ▪ region, Laos French  Plain des Jarres , Laotian  Thông Haihin        dissected inner region of the Xiangkhoang Plateau in north central Laos. Drained principally by the Ngum River, a southward flowing tributary of the Mekong River, the plain is …   Universalium

  • Jars — bezeichnet: eine Gemeinde im französischen Département Cher, siehe: Jars (Cher) RS 24 (Rakete), eine moderne, russische Interkontinentalrakete Jars ist der Name von: Gabriel Jars (1732–1769), französischer Ingenieur und Metallurg Marie Le Jars de …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • History of Laos since 1945 — Good luck charms of Prince Phetxarāt, who many Lao believe possessed magical powers, are widely sold in Laos today For Laotian history before 1945, see History of Laos to 1945. Note: this article follows the system for transliterating Lao names… …   Wikipedia

  • Military history of Laos — Contents 1 Early history 2 Colonial era 3 Royal Lao Army 4 References Early history Historically, Laos …   Wikipedia

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  • Culture of Laos — A village pagoda near Pak Ou, Laos. Laos musicians during a Baci celebration in 197 …   Wikipedia

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