The Maeklong Railway Market (Talad Rom Hub) existed long before the railroad arrived. After the railroad was built, the outdoor market simply adjusted to its presence in a very unique way. For your stay in Bangkok, Rudy recommends the five-star Sukhothai Hotel. He also takes a moment to illuminate why flowers are an important aspect of Thai life, while taking a moment to visit Erawan Shrine.
Join The Art Explorers and spend colorful, exciting evenings in two of Japan’s greatest cities: Tokyo and Kyoto. Your itinerary includes ventures to some of Japan’s great temples, fabulous restaurants and some of the newest 21st Century structures, such as the Rappongi Hills District. Retreat to Kusatsu, a mountain village at the base of aWatch Now >>
Make a pilgrimage on bicycle rickshaws with The Art Explorers to the “Ganga Ma” or Mother Ganges, a place of life and death revered in the Hindu religion. They also take time to visit a factory famous for its Varanasi silk. A quick flight to the city of Bangalore, known as a major tech metropolis,Watch Now >>
In Istanbul’s Spice Market, persimmons are split open to reveal their insides that resemble melting rubies. Brown-gold paprika is carefully molded into the shape of a pyramid. Cinnamon, cumin, ginger, and cardamom infuse the air with the fragrance of the East.Watch Now >>