PHRA KHANONG

An up-and-coming residential area between Ekkamai and On Nut, Phra Khanong offers great, affordable places to live as well as the ever-popular outdoor food court and beer garden, W District. The Phra Khanong fresh market is a great place to pick up groceries and spices on the cheap and the neighborhood also boasts some hip art galleries and bars.
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