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Patuxai (Lao: ປະຕູໄຊ, which means "Gate of Victory") is a monument located in Vientiane, Laos. It is similar to the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, but it is designed in Lao style. For an example, Lao mythological creatures have been used to decorate it.[1][2] [3][4][5][6]

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  1. "Patuxay Monument Revisited". Vientiane Times. 2009-11-02. Retrieved 2010-03-30.
  2. Atiyah, Jeremy (2002). Rough guide to Southeast Asia. Rough Guides. p. 565. ISBN 978-1-85828-893-2. Retrieved 2010-03-30.
  3. "Patuxay Arch in Vientiane Laos". Lonely Planet. Retrieved 2010-03-30.
  4. fay, Kim (2005). To Asia with love: a connoisseurs' guide to Cambodia, Laos, Thailand & Vietnam. Things Asian Press. pp. 65–67. ISBN 978-0-9715940-3-6. Retrieved 2010-03-30.
  5. "Patuxay Monument is expected to draw big crowds". Laos Voices. 2009-08-08. Retrieved 2010-03-30.
  6. White, Daniel (2010). Frommer's Cambodia & Laos. Frommer's. pp. 230–232. ISBN 978-0-470-49778-4. Retrieved 2010-03-30.