By Joshua Wood, LPC
Last updated on Feb 10, 2022
Expats, digital nomads and retirees discuss what it is like to live in Vientiane, Laos: Cost of living, Finding a home, Meeting People and more.
What do I need to know about living in Vientiane?
When we asked people what advice they would give someone preparing to move to Vientiane, they said:
"Things here run very differently. It's slow and has to be done a certain way. It's best to go with the flow.
Come here with an open mind and you should be ok!
Don't expect much of a nightlife as there isn't one,"
explained one expat living in Vientiane.
What do I need to know before moving to Vientiane?
Join our Laos forum to meet other people living in Vientiane, Laos.
Help other expats and newcomers by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in Vientiane.