shopping

Thailand is really a shopping haven:

Calendars in  Thailand

Thai calendars sold in bookstores

From year end (about October/November) till about early February the following year, you would be able to find calendars sold ...
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Western Union service in Robinson

Western Union is available at Robinson’s Customer Service section

If you need to send or receive money via Western Union, you may try to approach the customer service country ...
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English bookstore in Thailand

Bookstores with English books- SE-ED, B2S and NAIIN

There are a few bookstore chains in Thailand that sells English books. The ones you would see more commonly is ...
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Central Plaza Christmas decorations

Christmas decoration at Central Plaza

Towards year end, there would be a festive mood all around as the shopping complexes would carry beautiful Christmas decorations ...
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Makro in Thailand

Buy snacks back home from 7 Eleven, BigC, Lotus or Makro

Usually when my friends travel to Thailand, they would buy back souvenirs in the form of keychains, fridge magnets, little ...
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Laptop with Thai alphabets

Buying a laptop with Thai keyboard

About three years ago, I purposely bought a laptop from Thailand to enable me to type in Thai language easier ...
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acupressure and guasa tools from Thailand

Inexpensive Acupressure and guasa tools from Thailand

You can often obtain inexpensive acupressure and guasa (guadsa) tools from stores in Chatchuchak or malls. The tools are useful ...
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Diary / planner from Thailand

Buying Diaries, Calendars and Planners from Thailand

Since the past few years, I had been visiting Thailand during the year end. Each time, I would take the ...
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Miniature Handcrafted Noodle Stall sold at Chatuchak

Below is a nice stall selling dumplings and 'siew mai'. Where you think the photo was taken? Is the setting ...
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Wacoal bras

Buy Wacoal Bras at much cheaper price when visiting Thailand

Wacoal is a well known brand producing lingerie and bras. It is also an excellent brand - as Wacoal bras ...
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Thai Calendar with Observance and Chinese full/new moon

Here is the Thai Chinese calendar, bought from Chinatown in Bangkok for 10baht. This small functional calendar could easily fit ...
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Keyboard with Thai alphabets

When I am attempting to learn Thai, I had always wanted a physical keyboard that carries the Thai characters on ...
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Buy Wacoal Bras at much cheaper price when visiting Thailand

Wacoal bras

Wacoal is a well known brand producing lingerie and bras. It is also an excellent brand – as Wacoal bras are durable and last for a long time. In Malaysia and Singapore, the Wacoal bras are very expensive, retailing for more than RM100. However, if you visit shopping complex in Thailand such as BigC and [...]

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Thai Calendar with Observance and Chinese full/new moon

Here is the Thai Chinese calendar, bought from Chinatown in Bangkok for 10baht. This small functional calendar could easily fit into the handbag or wallet and contains: 1. Months and dates in romanised words and numbers 2. Thai observance dates and important holidays in Thai language. 2. Chinese lunar calendar month containing dates of full [...]

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Keyboard with Thai alphabets

When I am attempting to learn Thai, I had always wanted a physical keyboard that carries the Thai characters on them. To get purchase this type of keyboard, the best is to buy it on your next trip to Thailand or to ask a favour from your friend who is going there to help buy [...]

shopping, Thai Language

Mobile phone with Thai alphabets

Note: Post below was originally published in year 2013. Today, most people who are using Smartphones (Android and iPhone) can easily enable Thai language in which you can select in your phone’s virtual keypad. However for any reason you are not using Smartphones and prefer the old fashioned phone, then the phone model Nokia Asha [...]

shopping, Thai Language

Christmas at Central Plaza at Chiang Rai เซ็นทรัลพลาซาเมืองเชียงราย

There are a few Central Plaza shopping complexes set up throughout Thailand.  In Chiang Mai, it is located in about 5 minutes drive to Chiang Mai airport. There is one in Bangkok on the way to Survanabhumi airport. As well as one in Chiang Rai and Lampang. The article were written in 2012 (photos also [...]

Chiang Rai เมืองเชียงราย, shopping

Central Airport Plaza in Chiang Mai เซ็นทรัลพลาซา เชียงใหม่

If you have just arrived in Chiang Mai and want to savour the vast varieties of food available in Chiang Mai, you can head on to Central Airport Plaza in Chiang Mai เซ็นทรัลพลาซา เชียงใหม่:  This complex is located not far from the Chiang Mai international airport. Note: I believe the complex is only opened at 11am [...]

Chiang Mai เชียงใหม่, shopping