TAT to LINK the Arab world to its floating souks at Arabian Travel Market
Dubai, 25 April, 2017 – The Arab countries have their “souks”. Thailand has its “floating souks”. For the first time, Thailand will formally welcome visitors from the Arab World to the province of Samut Songkhram, home of some of the kingdom’s most elegant “floating souks.”
“Souk” is the Arabic word for “market”. For centuries, the Arab “souk” has been at the centre of Arab civilisation, a hub of trade and commerce. Thailand, blessed with a bountiful supply of water running through its blood vessels, the rivers and canals, has also used its floating markets as centres of trade and commerce.
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