Guides

Seven Thai Souvenirs That Are Worth The Cash

As you go through the hundreds of stalls in the weekend and night markets in Bangkok, it’s hard to find the right presents to take home with such limited space and so many options. So, we’ve created a list of unique Thai souvenirs from Bangkok that do not include the

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Bangkok

KNOW YOUR ZONE: A GUIDE TO THE CHATUCHAK WEEKEND MARKET

The Chatuchak Weekend Market has everything you need and don’t need. That said, it’s one hell of a big market. So, here’s a guide to the Chatuchak Weekend Market that will get you through its labyrinth of stalls. Opening hours The market is open on Friday from 6 PM to

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Phuket

Shopper’s Delight: The Top 7 Markets in Phuket

When you’re traveling, eating out every night can definitely add up. Luckily for foodies, Phuket is filled with delicious food options that won’t empty your wallet, and you can find many of the island’s great cheap eats at markets far and wide. Even if you’re not a food lover, you

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Behold, the fish flop - Thailand's latest fashion trend.
Culture

Staying on Trend: The Realistic Fish-Flop Thai Market Craze

There’s Something Fishy About This: The Realistic Fish-Flop Thai Market Craze. Thailand loves to try new fashion crazes. Some work, some don’t. Beer label vests and t-shirts, elephant pants and “cheap” Ray Ban sunglasses will be around forever. Will this latest craze for fish-flops join the list? Thai markets make

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The best souvenirs in Thailand from an expat perspective.
Culture

The Best Souvenirs from Thailand: Memories from Paradise

The Souvenirs from Thailand You Need to Bring Home A country as beautiful as Thailand needs great souvenirs to match! Thailand is a country full of beautiful things. The rich cultural history and thriving tourist trade have combined to create a huge choice of souvenirs for you to choose from.

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Chatuchak Weekend Market has over 15,000 vendors.
Bangkok

Chatuchak Market Going Cashless in June: The End of an Era?

Will going cashless strip Chatuchak Market of its soul? Bangkok as we know it has been changing in recent time. Last year, street food vendors of Bangkok lost its footing. The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) made a controversial change in policy to eliminate street food vendors completely. Luckily, we didn’t

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Night markets in Bangkok are a great way to experience Thai food and souvenir shopping.
Bangkok

The Top 6 Night Markets in Bangkok

The Best Places to Go Shopping in Bangkok at Night Doing a tour of Bangkok’s temples can be exhausting. Just as exhausting as shopping in one of the city’s massive night markets! Save your energy, grab a coffee and buckle up. While many prefer going to Chatuchak Weekend Market in

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Chatuchak Weekend Market has over 15,000 vendors.
Bangkok

5 Tips for Conquering Chatuchak Weekend Market

It’s easy to get lost in Chatuchak Weekend Market. They say your trip to Bangkok isn’t complete without a visit to Chatuchak Weekend Market. Aside from the many famous temples of Bangkok, the open air markets are the biggest tourist destinations of Thailand. In fact, Chatuchak is the world’s largest

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