“Talang” is the name of the first road of Phuket Town. In the day of Tin mining boom, Talang road is the center point of the commercial and business of Phuket. It’s the biggest market on the island that someone said “ You can build the house after you walk through this road” show that Talang road is the most important market in Phuket province.
Although not busy as ever , Talang road is still an important market of Phuket. Today you can go shopping many kinds of goods especially “Baba Nyongya” souvenir and antique. Baba Nyongya is the culture of Chinese that immigranted from their homeland to Malaya Peninsula. Its peak was at the time of Western Colonization age so it’s the interweaved culture between Chinese, Malayan and European culture. The Baba Nyongya culture was spread around Malaya Penisula especially Singapore, Malaka, Penung and Phuket. The area around Talang road , Thai government declared as the historical area.
Welcome to Talang road, the historical road of Phuket Town. Admire the magnificent architecture “Shino-Portuguese”. Experience the old way of life and inherited tradition.
D’s Corner is pleased to welcome everyone.