If you travel to Thailand at the end of the year, you should bring along a pair of sneakers and some empty suitcases. Do you know why you should prepare those things? Because you can not help being attracted by the shopping paradise as well as the sale storm in the Land of Golden Pagodas.
If you are wondering shopping in Thailand at this time of the year costs much or not, just go to shopping malls by yourself and find your answer. You will absolutely be overwhelmed by thousands of products in big sales season with extremely impressive prices.
Furthermore, you can buy anything from high-grade products to popular ones at a particularly low price.
Premium brands such as Versace, Channel, etc. can be found at Siam Paragon. In case you desire to get some high-grade products with the sale price, go to Siam Center or Siam Discovery where all products are sold up to 50-70%.
Besides, you can also go to Gaysorn, Terminal 21 or MBK Center (MahBoonKrong), which sell good quality products at the affordable price.
Moreover, these centers meet the 'virtual living' demand of customers by designing some luxurious Christmas and New Year backgrounds.
For technology followers, information technology center Pantip Plaza is definitely a must-visit place. You can buy anything related to information technology here. Especially laptops from famous brands to popular ones are sold at the fascinating sale price.
If you are seeking for a comprehensive place to go shopping in Bangkok, so Central World is the most suitable place for you. This complex area sells various types of products from clothes, accessories, jewelry to books, furniture, etc. It also has restaurants and ice-rink as well. At New Year Eve, you also have an opportunity to enjoy the colorful and beautiful firework.
Platinum Center which has 1300 stores supplying wholesale accessories and clothes is an actual maze for people who visit it the first time. At this center, you can buy all kinds of clothes with medium price from 70 to 100 baths. It only costs you 40 to 50 baths for a T-shirt (approximate 30.000 VND).
Opposite Platinum Center is Pratunam Wholesale Market. This market is the place where every wholesale people of clothes, shoes, and accessories know clearly. You must know and remember that every store here sales at least three same products for each buyer and they are pleased when you drive a bargain. However, according to Thailand shopping experience, there are three things you have to keep in mind at wholesale markets: do not try, do not exchange and do not give back.
Do you feel interesting in shopping in Thailand now? It may be one of your unforgettable experiences. You can find anything you're seeking in Thailand. But be careful because shopping in Thailand can blow all of your money.