5 CHEAP SHOPPING PARADISE IN BANGKOK, THAILAND
Thailand is a favorite destination for tourists. Many people say that this city is the busiest in Southeast Asia. However, it is special because this city has a lot of hotel accommodations. Here, in Thailand, there are many 4 star hotel bangkok in Bangkok that you can choose for your stay. Moreover, tourist destinations, historical tourism, culinary, to shopping centers are easily found, especially in Bangkok, Thailand.
Fashion trends in Bangkok are known as one of the most updated fashion. The price offered here is very affordable. Even the sellers are very genuine in provide special discounts if you buy in large quantities with existing provisions. From various cheap-places to shop, here are 5 favorite places for fashionista that is a must-visit destination when vacationing in Bangkok.
1. Chatuchak Weekend Market
Just like the name, this market is open on Saturdays and Sundays only. This place is known as a fashion paradise. Your vacation will be in vain if you do not put a time to visit Chatuchak Weekend Market.
Open: 07:00 AM – 06:00 PM (Wednesday and Thursday, 06:00 PM – 00:00 AM (Friday), 09:00 AM – 06:00 PM (Saturday and Sunday)
2. Pratunam Market
Do you still an unfamiliar place called ‘Pratunam’? Believed it, this area is one of the most famous areas in Bangkok as a shopping paradise that you should not miss. Start from Pratunam Market to Platinum Fashion Mall, all are in this strategic area.
Pratunam Market is one of the wholesale markets that still have thick culture. Many kiosks lining to sell various fashion items that could drive you insane! Although it is identical because of the quantity sell, you can also buy fashion items individually at low prices.
Open: Every day, 10:00 AM – 09:00 PM
3. Platinum Fashion Mall
Platinum Fashion Mall is known as a cheap shopping place for both individual and quantities item
Tips: if you want to get a cheap price, it is better to shop around in advance to survey which kiosk is selling cheaper stuff. This must be done to avoid disappointment because there may be several shops that sell similar items at different prices.
Open: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM (Saturday, Sunday, Wednesday), 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday)
4. Asiatique The Riverfront
If shopping used to be identic with mall, Asiatique The Riverfront is different. This place is a favorite place for tourists because Asiatique The Riverfront has a culinary center and the famous Feerish Wheel to try.
If lucky, visitors can also see a sudden Muay Thai performances that are often held at this place. Not only that, some old buildings of the former Chao Phraya Riverport are still preserved.
Open: Every day, 04:00 PM – 00:00 AM
5. MBK Center
Open since 1995, MBK Center is one of the best-known malls in Bangkok. Apart from its strategic location, this mall sells goods at low prices.
Similar to other malls, this place has several local merchant stalls selling goods with huge discounts. This mall also sells a variety of handicrafts ranging from bags, wallets, key chains, to refrigerator attachments.
Open: Every day 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM