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Following recent renovation, the area is worth a full stroll of the bars, restaurants, and the fountain itself. Moonlight Lounge on the edge is the place to be (full disclosure - I work part-time here on the edge of the Fountain, but the establishment nor...More
Namphou Circle is a place with fountain, which is the center of Vientiane. The zero meter milestone of Laos is found in this place. Around the circle, there are many restaurants and bars. I recommend you to visit there at night.
You should have seen what was here before they built this monstrosity. Lovely square with traditional Lao buildings - and now it's this tourist eyesore designed for people who really should stay at home if they want to actually come to this place.
A decade ago, Namphou was a fountain surrounded by an open area with a border of palm trees. It was a restful place in the center of the city. But then developers came in, built two large and a number of small restaurants and a...More