Has anyone visited recently. To my mind this would be a great location to open an Isaan Information Center, but I doubt that will ver happen. The building was derelict, and falling to pieces. I was informed that it is at the center of some political infighting. Whatever the case it should be the center of the Isaan Selfie experience, Enjoy
My Thai is not that great, but 1 thing I have learned in 18 years here is that the Tourism Authority of Thailand is more than likely to get it wrong where Northeast Thailand is concerned.
After ignoring the point for years they finally listed it, but is it the belly button or is it the center. That I leave up to you. Also I do not know who provided the point to Google Maps, and surprisingly it is only off by a few 100 meters, which I actually find amzing.
And in 2012 where at one time I could not even get a GPRS signal I could now get a 3G signal via TRUE 3G
and twitcast a live report