Chatuchak Weekend Market
You may not complete your trip to Bangkok without putting a day for shopping in your schedule map. Among famous shopping center in Bangkok, there is a market which is called Chatuchak Weekend Market. The market has 27 sections, each section has seven stores, there are about 189 stores to visit. Just exactly described by its name, this market opens only in weekend and stores start to open at ten o’clock in the morning.
People are selling many things with various prices. Even one day will not enough for just looking around. Anyway, you don’t have to do that, otherwise you will feel dizzy and confuse what exactly you want to buy. Of course, it’s an advantage if you can speak Thai. Well, speak little Thai language won’t help much, so better speak English.
As you start to get tired and hungry, you may able to find some food stalls in the market. For muslims, the market management has provide a praying room.
Taking subway is the most convenient way to get to the market. At Kamphaengphet Station get out at exit #2 which is connected to the market.