MARKETS AROUND THE WORLD Bangkok WHERE TIMES; DAYS FOOD OTHER THINGS FOR SALE 4 floating markets around Bangkok, on the canals (Damonen Saduak) from 6.30, every day tropical fruit and vegetables, coconut juice, local food, hot soup traditional hat, silk dress, flowered shirt, PEOPLE WHO WORK THERE old ladies with huge hats, food sellers with cookers on their boats DESCRIPTION OF THE MARKET AFTER MARKET THE TOWN colourful, noisy, fascinating continue along the canal to the canal villages Bangkok – a city of contrasts: tall glass buildings and the 100-yearold canals Provence Marrakech a small town – Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, in Southern France behind the main square- Jamaa el Fna – SOUK; every Sunday, from early morning to 1 a.m. olives, cheese, roast chicken, herbs, olive bread, tomatoes, ham, melons from early morning till lunchtime and in the evening. Moroccan coffee; spices and meat; mint tea Clothing, gold, silver, carpets, rugs; antique French furniture, antique lace, cloth, flowers, soap, lavender, sun hats, beach towels, local rose wine sellers call out in the singing accent of the south; the antique and flower sellers fill the pavements with their goods. truly amazing, packed with stalls, noisy, busy, beautiful, brightly coloured find a cool place next to the river for a picnic Sleepy little town, with narrow streets and many bridges- like Venice Mr Yousaff invites you to sit down and gives you tea and talks about his rugs narrow, busy, aromatic, noisy, colourful, beautiful return to the main square and count your money. looks like a Hollywood film set. Ancient, sand-coloured buildings and palm trees in the middle of the desert.