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  Talaat Nahm Khwan-Riam

 

Thailand

Talaat Nahm Khwan-Riam is a floating market located on Khlong Saen Saeb, a major canal in Bangkok, i.e. a section past the last jetty of the Bangkapi express boat service near Wat Sri Boon Reuang.

 

The market area is around Wat Bang Peng Tai (fig.) and both sides of the canal are connected with a bridge in the form of the skeleton of an ancient rice barge, referred to in Thai as kradook ngu.

 

  Talaat Nahm Khwan-Riam

 

  Talaat Nahm Khwan-Riam

 

Visitors can take a boat trip along the waterway or have a meal at one of the many barges turned restaurant or coffee shop, although there are also ample shops and stalls on land.

 

Around the market there is also a range of Thai cultural effigies on display, as well as some live animals, such as rabbits, miniature pigs and ponies, and different species of ducks, geese and swans.

 

  Talaat Nahm Khwan-Riam