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Inside Background
One of the most important safety concerns when visiting Vientiane is that you...
Last edited: 21 October 2014
The city of Vientiane is the capital of modern day Laos, and today it is a city...
Last edited: 24 August 2006
Located in South East Asia in the tropics, Laos has a tropical monsson climate...
Last edited: 25 August 2006
Vientiane is a fairly old city, but it suffered greatly over the many centuries...
Last edited: 25 August 2006
First of all, any internet security cannot be expected in Laos. Almost of...
Last edited: 21 May 2011
Inside Transportation
In many ways the city of Vientiane is only now becoming modernized and this...
Last edited: 24 August 2006
Smaller and far less congested than many other South East Asian cities...
Last edited: 24 August 2006
The public bus network in Vientiane can be a bit confusing for visitors and the...
Last edited: 24 August 2006
Inside Things to Do
The most important festival in Laos takes place in November on the night of the...
Last edited: 25 August 2006
Vientiane is the main cultural center of Laos and home to several interesting...
Last edited: 23 June 2008
 Located just outside the center of the city, the Patuxai, or Victory Gate, is...
Last edited: 25 August 2006
Houey Hong Vocational Training Center for Women is located just outside...
Last edited: 12 December 2010
This non-profit company was started by Ms Kommaly to provide local women with a...
Last edited: 14 August 2013
Inside Dining Scene
Address: Thongsangnang village, from Thonkhankham market second traffic light...
Last edited: 2 November 2008
Get into a bowl of noodle soup! Just head towards the river from the central...
Last edited: 5 March 2009
As many travellers say, Vientiane has some amazing restaurants!  Many prefer...
Last edited: 17 July 2008
A local night food market, with a plethora of food stalls selling a range of...
Last edited: 20 June 2014
Inside Laos: For Foreign Visitors
As of August 2015, there are now many international ATMs in Vientiane and one...
Last edited: 20 August 2015
Crossing the border from Vietnam: If you are coming overland, the top tip is to...
Last edited: 23 November 2015
Tipping Tipping is not part of the culture  in Laos, and you are not required...
Last edited: 6 November 2015
General Advice - show respect and use your head and eyes and common sense will...
Last edited: 12 January 2007