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Kwan Riam Floating Market (ตลาดน้ำขวัญเรียม)

August 28, 2012
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Kwan Riam Floating Market (ตลาดน้ำขวัญเรียม)

One of the latest purpose built riverside markets in Bangkok is Kwan Riam Floating Market (ตลาดน้ำขวัญเรียม) in Min Buri. It is situated along the Saen Saeb canal on Ramkhamhaeng Road. One of the main features is the merit making early in the morning when local people can offer alms to monks who pass by in boats. There is a wide selection…

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Don Wai Riverside Market (ตลาดน้ำวัดดอนหวาย)

August 17, 2011
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Don Wai Riverside Market (ตลาดน้ำวัดดอนหวาย)

Don Wai Riverside Market (ตลาดน้ำวัดดอนหวาย) has been around for over a hundred years. However, it is only in recent years that it has started to become popular with day-trippers from Bangkok. From Bangkok it takes less than an hour to drive to Wat Don Wai in Nakhon Pathom Province. The market was originally famous for the boiled ducks, but now there…

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Wat Lampaya Floating Market (ตลาดน้ำวัดลำพญา)

August 17, 2011
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Wat Lampaya Floating Market (ตลาดน้ำวัดลำพญา)

Wat Lampaya Floating Market (ตลาดน้ำวัดลำพญา) is situated in front of Lampaya temple, on the Tha Cheen River in Nakhon Pathom Province.  The floating market was initiated by the Tambon Lampaya Cultural Council and Lampaya temple.  It is a centre of trade for fruits and vegetables as well as agricultural produces including rattan ware, woven cotton, dyed cotton, and inexpensive food.  Local…

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Amphawa Floating Market (ตลาดน้ำอัมพวา)

August 12, 2011
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Amphawa Floating Market (ตลาดน้ำอัมพวา)

Amphawa Floating Market (Thai: ตลาดน้ำอัมพวา)  is an afternoon floating market by the canal near Wat Amphawan Chetiyaram. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, during 12.00 a.m. – 8.00 p.m., the Amphawa Canal is occupied by vendors who pack their boats with food and drinks, such as fried sea mussel, noodles, coffee, O-liang (iced black coffee), sweets, etc. There are also things…

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