Getting around Vientiane is fairly easy as traffic is far less intense than in large Southeast Asian counties. The city has wide and typically clean boulevards that make it easy for visitors to get around and enjoy what the capital city has to offer.
Taxis are widely available in the capital but unfortunately they do not come cheap. You can even see a handful of pretty old cabs in the capital city that might make you think twice about riding in them. Nevertheless, a fleet of comparatively new Volkswagens have currently become available in Vientiane. Although they are high-priced, they provide a comfortable journey around the capital city. [Read more…]