WANG THONGLANG

When your friends say they live “in Lat Phrao,” they probably mean Wang Thonglang, where the major portion of the long Lat Phrao Road stretches across the district. Wang Thonglang is a large residential area of Thai families who have been living there for generations. Chokchai 4 Market is a great place to sample street food and observe local life.
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