Thursday, 21 June 2012 11:17

Exotic Flower Market or Pak Klong Talat

pak-klong-talatCome up for some sweet-smelling air in the Pak Klong Talat of Bangkok. It is the best place to take a break from your culinary extravaganza in the city and attain a sense of calm and sensory spur with some olfactory and visual delights. Pak Klong Talat ('Talat' means 'Market') is the biggest flower market in Bangkok city of Thailand. Sprawling along the unruffled Chao Phraya River, the mottled magnificence of the market, with its exotic range of flowers, provides a unique shopping experience in the city.

 

 

Every morning, floral vendors from the various flower-growing alcoves of the Kingdom meet and entirely transform the atmosphere of the roadside of Pak Klong. Colorful posies of lily, jasmine, marigold, roses, orchids, chrysanthemums and daisies deck the stalls and pour out their aromas throughout the market area. In fact, the floral spread is truly soporific, with the breathtaking colors and fragrance of flowers spreading to large distances around the area.

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