Shopping in Bangkok
Souvenirs in Bangkok
What to bring from Bangkok - the capital citythe south-eastern state of Thailand, where day and night you hospitably greeted thousands of shops and stalls, hundreds of large and small markets, dozens of luxury shopping centers - not only to solve, since because of the abundance of surrounding tourist products range goes head. Choosing gifts for relatives and friends - just huge. So, what is most often driven from Bangkok?
Where you can find beautiful precious samplesstones - diamonds, emeralds, sapphires, rubies, if the wallet allows, and wonderful products made of semiprecious stones - topaz, opal, jade, if modest requests. Do not buy jewelry only things with the hands or the markets - deceived by selling excellent forgery. Visit the shops on the street Khao San. Here you can buy these gorgeous stones and articles of gold and silver. For example, a good silver bracelet will cost 1-2 thousand Baht, and 7-8 million baht offers luxury silver jewelry with stones in the Thai style. Vintage art items, antique look in the shops next to the hotel "Tawana Sheraton" and "Monte", in the shopping center "Charn Issara", where you will be a quality certificate and a check will be issued.
If you are interested in high-quality leather goods,then have a look at Radzhprasong area, which is famous for shops selling things sturdy leather crocodiles, lizards and snakes. During 1200-1500 Baht you can buy excellent leather suitcase where to put all your purchases.
Thai silk is famous all over the world. The "caliper" shop you will find high-quality silk handmade things, embroidered with gold. Here you can buy a great warm robe of cotton.
In Bangkok go for appliances andelectronics, which, they say, more reliable and higher quality of the Chinese, and is cheaper than in other countries. The shopping center «Pantip Plaza» a wide selection of the latest gadgets, smartphones, laptops, ah-ah-backgrounds and pads. Prices are lower than ours by 20% -30%.
What to buy in Bangkok, if do not havelarge sums? Take a look at the markets of Bangkok. Just do not rush to buy branded stuff - most often it is a fake. Authentic will be national handicrafts. But in the market of Chatuchak you'll find towels from 80 to 280 baht, 90 baht shirt, elegant shoes from 200 baht and a large assortment of jewelery from 20 baht. Here you can find a lot of interesting ceramics, artificial flowers and fruits, handicrafts from silver, non-ferrous metals, wood and ivory. Also famous junk Bangalampu market prices. On Pratunam clothes market, you can buy jeans from 100 baht, embroidered silk robe from 600 baht, 50 baht for a scarf, shawl from 80 baht, pleated skirt from 100 baht, 10 baht for socks, suit for 250 baht. On Sukhumvit Road, you will find a wide selection of Chinese and Thai art at affordable prices, high quality Thai cosmetics.
And please note that the Buddha image out of the country can not be (possible only in the form of a wearable medallions). A corresponding certificate will be required for the export of precious stones.
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- Souvenirs in Bangkok