Markets are one of the places to visit in Thailand and in many Southeast Asian countries.Especially, local markets in Thailand which are concerned to be a part of Thailand’s charming ones. Try to imagine fresh market which sets along sides of the railway.There is a lot of people walk through and buy goods such as fresh seafood, vegetable and various colorful fruits. When a train is coming, those vendors will close their awnings to make rooms for the train passing. Here we are at one of the most famous places to visit in Thailand : folding umbrella market: Talad Rom Hub or Maeklong Railway Market.
Departing from your major city hotel in Bangkok and we will head to Rom Hub Railway Market (Folding Umbrella market) at Mae Klong Railway Station. Rom Hub Market is truly a unique market, as it is located right on the railway track. Here the local peoples sell fresh food, fruits, vegetables, and other farm products on the active train track. Whenever the train is approaching, all the vendors will quickly fold away their umbrellas or awnings and remove their stalls to let the train pass. After that, continue to visit Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, one of the most popular, most photographed destination in Thailand. This is one of the mustsee one-day trips from Bangkok. It is the largest of its kind, attracting a large number of tourists each day. Take a long-tail boat to the Floating Market where you will see the lifestyle of Thai people along the canal.