Silom Village Trade Center

This was a visit to Silom Village Trade Center in BKK a few years back. The Silom Village is a small shopping area on Silom Rd. The place has an out door (open) restaurant with live Thai music playing. The dinning tables are arranged in the middle of the village and surrounded by many small shops selling Thai crafts, services or Thai desserts. It seems like a nice place to visit just to see things if you just happen to be near by. The night time or after dark is probably the right time to go.  I do not think the place is for local people to hang out but rather targeted for foreigners or tourists.

The front entrance on Silom Rd.

Silom Village - Entrance

The buildings inside follow old style wealthy house from about 50 or 60 years ago, I believe.  They create atmosphere of BKK around that era.

Silom Village - Buildings

The upper floor window. I like the design and  the pink curtains of this window.

Silom Village - Window

It was not crowded at the time or on that day.  That was nice.

Silom Village - tourists

This is one of the food stands there attended by very friendly personnel.

Silom Village - food stand

A dessert stand – sweet.

Silom Village - sweet stand

This is one of the craft stores there. This store is selling Thai small dolls or statues.

Silom Village - craft store

Such a pleasant looking statue or doll.

Silom Village - smiling statue

Beautiful crafts

Silom Village - Buddha and Monks

This lady was showing her soap (I think) carving skill.

Silom Village - soap carving.

Her beautiful works.

Silom Village - soap works

This nice little man made waterfall and greens created cool refreshing feeling around the area. A nice idea especially for the most warm climate there.

Silom Village - waterfall

Time to say good bye.

Silom Village - exiting

I hope you enjoy a little virtual tour of the place and worth your mouse scrolling efforts. Thank you.


41 thoughts on “Silom Village Trade Center

  1. Gallivanta April 27, 2013 / 9:11 am

    That was a very pleasant tour. Thank you. The soap carving was incredible.


  2. tukatabarbie April 27, 2013 / 9:24 am

    Just 10 mins drive from the office ,
    But I’ve never been to that place before T^T

    I like it ka .
    Nice pic,anyway.



    • YellowCable April 27, 2013 / 10:06 am

      Should try to take a look at the place some time. Thank you krub.


    • YellowCable April 27, 2013 / 10:07 am

      Thank you Laurie, please do have a great weekend too!


  3. rabirius April 27, 2013 / 12:09 pm

    Excellent collection of pictures.


  4. yinyin April 27, 2013 / 2:02 pm

    What a wonderful trip ( ‘ v ‘ ) thanks so much for your sharing, Yellow Cable! Yah , those flowers are soap ^ – ^ they are truly beautiful !

    Have a sweet sunday,Yellow Cable ^ ^ !


  5. suzywordmuser April 27, 2013 / 3:12 pm

    That soap is just stunning! Be a wonderful gift, but I wouldn’t want to spoil it by using it!! 😀


  6. Ralph April 27, 2013 / 6:15 pm

    A magical post YC. Thank you 😀 xox


  7. nutsfortreasure April 28, 2013 / 10:57 am

    Gorgeous trip you shared! I have an award to share with YOU!!!!


      • nutsfortreasure April 28, 2013 / 1:27 pm

        🙂 you are so deserving XO


  8. katsumoriyama April 28, 2013 / 7:24 pm

    It is beautiful photos. I want to buy a Buddha statue.


    • YellowCable April 28, 2013 / 7:28 pm

      Those are very beautiful hand crafts. Thank you Katsu san.


  9. gomachan15 May 4, 2013 / 10:01 am

    Splendid work!! I really enjoyed your pictures, which made me think as if I’m really there and enjoy the trip. Thank you for sharing such great photos!!


    • YellowCable May 4, 2013 / 1:07 pm

      Thank you Gomachan15 and so glad you enjoyed them.


  10. nutsfortreasure May 26, 2013 / 9:17 pm

    OH I loved this post and her pretty Lotus Soaps 🙂 Wonderful photography THANKS!


    • YellowCable May 27, 2013 / 6:41 am

      Ah! Thank you Eunice, I am glad you like the set.


      • nutsfortreasure May 27, 2013 / 6:48 am

        I did it looked like a wonderful place to walk around


  11. cindy knoke May 30, 2013 / 8:10 pm

    Gorgeous photos. Fascinating place! I love the flowers in the individual containers. How unique~


    • YellowCable May 30, 2013 / 8:42 pm

      I am glad you like the pictures. I do like the soaps carved into flowers too.


  12. Otto von Münchow May 13, 2014 / 1:31 pm

    Looks like a place to get lost in – as Cindy Knoke says; a fascinating place. And great photos as always.


    • YellowCable May 13, 2014 / 8:26 pm

      Thank you very much for coming along. The place is not big but I think it is a good place for just sitting down for dining, relaxing, do small shopping and strolling around/seeing (like me 🙂 ).


  13. inese July 28, 2019 / 10:44 am

    Found this old picture 🙂 I like the street vendors and beautiful art of making so realistic flowers 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

    • YellowCable July 28, 2019 / 10:55 am

      Thank for checking this post. It has been a while and I am glad you reminded me about the place. It was fascinating watching the lady carving the soaps.

      Liked by 1 person

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