Some of the most important markets in Chiang Mai are the Saturday Walking Market and the Sunday Walking Market. Both markets take place in different parts of town on Saturday night (Wualai Street) and Sunday night obviously (Ratchadamnoen Rd).
Here is a shot of the balloon vendor who attends both markets. I always see him standing and waiting for people in front of one of the temples. I liked how he was standing still while the crowd was moving in front of him.
And he always manages to sell all his balloons quickly!
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