The farang yum woonsen vendor of Bangkok
published : 30 Nov 2012 at 15:23
Sam turns heads at the Chalerm Buri intersection in Yaowarat but it’s not the spicy salad he sells that grabs the attention of passersby, more that a “farang” is selling Thai street food. The 42-year-old Frenchman explains how he ended up selling “yum woonsen” in Bangkok's Chinatown. Video by Pornchai Sereemongkongpol and Chumporn Sangvilert.