Top Bar Menu

Tag Archives | markets

Thailand Travel - Wat Phra Kaew

Thailand Travel – One Day in Bangkok

With travellers often making a beeline for either the gorgeous beaches on Thailand’s many islands or heading north to try jungle trekking, Bangkok often becomes a whistestop tour.  I could happily stay for weeks in this wonderful city but over the years there have been occassions where all I’ve had is one day. Believe me, […]

travel photo

Travel Photo – Bangkok Shopping Mall Shoe Stall

In this travel guest post for, Andrea of the Butterflyist, shares her experience at a Bangkok shopping mall in this travel photo of the day. This shoe stall in one of Bangkok’s indoor shopping malls unwittingly represents everything that Bangkok is, and why I adore the city! Brash, bright, cramped, colourful and eager to […]

Markets in South America

Ecuador Travel – Otavalo Market

The Otavalo Market is one of South America’s most grandest and famous markets.  The best day to experience the market during Ecuador travel is on Saturdays.  From Quito, it’s a 2 hour bus ride to the city of Otavalo.  Passengers will start to get off the bus at several stops after you enter town, but […]

bolivia travel

Travel Photo: Tarabuco Market Near Sucre Bolivia

Also read… Visiting the Tarabuco Market In Tarabuco, Bolivia, there is a market every Sunday.  In this photo women are selling fresh fruits and vegetables.  At the far back end of the market, there is a section where bartering is still practiced.

Bolivia Travel

Travel Photo: Sunday Tarabuco Market in Bolivia

In Tarabuco, Bolivia, Sunday begins bright and early, 4am early for the Yampara people who walk 4 to 6 hours up and over mountain ranges into town to participate in the weekly market. At the far back end of the market, where not many tourist go, there is a section where bartering is still practiced. […]

Castellani Media LLC.