The variety for shopping in Bangkok is vast from massive high quality shopping malls to floating markets and absolutely everything in between.
Shopping Malls – Bangkok is home to some of the most amazing shopping centres/malls in Asia, they are vast, offer every shop that you desire and their food courts are spectacular. Famous names include Central World; Siam Paragon; EM Quartier, Phrom Phong; Terminal 21, Sukhumvit; Central Embassy, Ploenchit; Central Chidlom; Siam Center.
Then there are specialised malls for example Platinum Fashion Mall for more than 2000 stalls selling every article of clothing you can dream of! Pantip Plaza is dedicated to computers, IT, gadgets and cameras. Then MBK for every souvenir that you may want in addition to cheaper clothing.
Bangkok also has a great variety of normal ‘high street’ shops. Sometimes hard to find but an internet search or request at the concierge desk with bring you to the right place.
With a long tradition for craft Bangkok is now starting to offer more Artisanal Shops, generally these are to be found in the markets, online of in Terminal 21.
Bangkok would not be Bangkok with out its night markets. These are acres of small stands selling everything. Local food is also a great attraction. Some of the best night markets include Rot Fai Market, JJ Green, Asiatique, Rot Foi Ratchada, Khaosan and Patpong!
Shopping in Bangkok would not be complete without mentioning it’s world famous Weekend Market Chatachak, one of the largest in the world selling, everything. Really everything! It’s vast, busy and exciting. Well worth a visit!
So shop to your heart’s content in one of the world’s greatest shopping cities, Bangkok.