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Talat Kao

Market

"There's no name but we call it Talat Kao, which translates to ‘the old market,’ in Yaowarat Road. Every time I go, there's always something new. The market sells a lot of Thai and Chinese ingredients: there’s tea, seeds, sauces. For me, it's like Disneyland. It’s open every day, but they close early, like five o'clock."

Pichaya SOONTORNYANAKIJ

Pichaya Soontornyanakij

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Bangkok's oldest market, a Thai-Chinese trading hub since King Rama V, showcases historic wooden houses, preserving the charm of bygone times.

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