Photo: Old shopfront, Savannakhet.

Saint Theresa Church and Talaat Yen Plaza

It's not exactly awe-inspiring with its relatively modest steeple, white walls and simple interior, but it does have some stained glass windows and a garden courtyard with a statue of the Virgin Mary between the church and Talaat Yen plaza.

Photo of Saint Theresa Church and Talaat Yen Plaza

If you're up for them, services are still held from 05:30 to 06:30 Sunday through Friday. Due west of the church is the plaza, which is ringed by heritage buildings and hosts a range of street food carts in the evenings.

Locals gather here at night and the plaza has a charming and innocent vibe after the sun sets, although it's virtually deserted by day.

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