Bangkok markets

Photo gallery: Curiosities and altruism at Khlong Lod market

Photo gallery: Curiosities and altruism at Khlong Lod market

While exploring a century-old market filled with oddities like dried two-tailed geckos, Chris Menist meets up with its kind-hearted 'father'
Buddhist amulets: Little keys to the Thai spirit

Buddhist amulets: Little keys to the Thai spirit

Seeking wild sex? Protection from enemies? Bangkok's Buddhist amulet market has you covered
Best Bangkok night markets

Best Bangkok night markets

Forage for tourist tack, authentic antiques, vintage junk and hot fashions at the city's top evening shopping haunts
Finally, air con and night shopping at Asia’s best (and hottest) market

Finally, air con and night shopping at Asia’s best (and hottest) market

The new management of Bangkok’s famed Chatuchak Market has spilled details on some big modernization plans
Bangkok's street artisans do it for freedom, not cash

Bangkok's street artisans do it for freedom, not cash

City street vendors explain why hawking their own wares is far better than sitting in an office
CNNGo TV in Bangkok: Where we were, who we met

CNNGo TV in Bangkok: Where we were, who we met

From talk host Woody Milinchatinda on RCA to singer Gene Kasidit at Suk 11, a guide to the locations and people that made up CNNGo TV program
Gallery: Bangkok's newest retro lovers' hangout, the weekend Train Market

Gallery: Bangkok's newest retro lovers' hangout, the weekend Train Market

Talad Rot Fai is the only place in Bangkok where you can shop for antiques and old-school fashions and drink beer inside rusty train coaches
Fashion and fish balls at the MRT Sutthisan market

Fashion and fish balls at the MRT Sutthisan market

In a neighborhood more commonly known for its massage parlors, a week-day market caters to fashion lovers and the workaday crowd
Bangkok’s Chatuchak Market bans smoking, again

Bangkok’s Chatuchak Market bans smoking, again

A strict policy will come into effect at the massive Weekend Market next month, along with a crackdown on alcohol sales
Bangkok markets: 5 of Ratchawat's best eats

Bangkok markets: 5 of Ratchawat's best eats

Roasted duck, steamed buns, Kobe beef noodles and skinned frog make this quiet corner of Dusit a worthy lunchtime pilgrimage
Date night? Get off the streets and cook your own simple Thai feast

Date night? Get off the streets and cook your own simple Thai feast

A Thai chef takes us around Bangkok’s famed Or Tor Kor Market and shares three easy recipes even us amateurs can cook
Sweet serendipity: Treasures found in Bangkok's Chatuchak Market

Sweet serendipity: Treasures found in Bangkok's Chatuchak Market

Patrick O'Rourke discovers that a random Chatuchack Market journey can sometimes end with an incredible find -- such as a 1952 bottle of Hennessey X.O.
Places to avoid when hungover in Bangkok

Places to avoid when hungover in Bangkok

Did New Year's Eve leave you with a case of the brown bottle flu? If so, avoid these city attractions
Handmade ear candy at the end of the line

Handmade ear candy at the end of the line

These funky earrings will accentuate even the blandest of outfits
Spare Ferrari? Offload it at the Clutter Sale for Charity

Spare Ferrari? Offload it at the Clutter Sale for Charity

A rare chance to buy the nearly new discards of Thai celebs and wealthy locals, Thailand's most prestigeous flea market is back
12 hours in Bangkok for a geek

12 hours in Bangkok for a geek

Lomography accessories, Twitter gatherings, old school Nintendo and interactive museums. A full day of nerd-tastic joys
Market for the Formerly Rich back in business

Market for the Formerly Rich back in business

What do you do with that expensive Hermes bag that’s so last season? Sell it and use the cash to buy a new one, of course