street markets around the world #1

Maeklong Market

Maeklong Market in Samut Songkhram, Thailand, 37 miles west of Bangkok. Eight times a day a train passes through the market. Stallholders tug on ropes, lift their canopies, and ensure their piles of lychee, durian, mango, seafood, dried spices and peppers, are low enough to pass under the train.

You don’t get this at Camden Lock… (Scroll down for video)

Maeklong Market -1

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