Sitting at the centre of a quiet roundabout near the centre of Vientiane, legend has it that the stupa now known as That Dam was once...
Wat Si Saket
Built between 1819 and 1824 by Chao Anou, Wat Si Saket is believed to be Vientiane’s oldest surviving temple. And it shows; this...
Dance, art exhibitions, literary discussions and live music all take place in this Gallic hive of cultural activity. As well as cult...
Moved a little further out of the centre to a less bubbly locale, Bistrot 22 is however enjoying great reviews for Chef Philippe's...
Th Lan Xang · interesting places nearby
Talat Sao information
A once-memorable Vientiane shopping experience it has sadly undergone a facelift; two-thirds of its weave-world of stalls selling opium pipes, jewellery and traditional antiques have been ripped down and replaced with a eunuch of a modern mall. The remaining building's fabric merchants are hanging by a thread.