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CJ Express Supermarket vs 7 Eleven

CJ Express Thailand

If you are in Central Thailand region, you would be able to see many CJ Express Supermarket around. There are more than 300 CJ Express outlets located across Thailand. 1. Types of items being sold I would say that CJ is similar to mini BigC or Tesco Express whereby it is a supermarket/ convenience store occupying [...]

Mooncakes sold in 7 Eleven Thailand

Mooncakes at 7 Eleven Thailand

It is only the month of June and Mid Autumn or Mooncake festival this year falls on 13 September 2019. But some of the 7 Eleven stores have gradually started to sell mooncakes: Mooncake festival is celebrated mainly by the Chinese community. It falls on the 15th day (full moon day) of the 8th Chinese [...]

7 Eleven convenience stores in Thailand

7 Eleven stores in Thailand

7 Eleven is found in literally every nook and cranny in Thailand. It is a frequently visited place amongst locals and tourists alike as you would be able to obtain food as well as daily use items. Usually, we will visit 7 Eleven while making pit stops to refill petrol and to use the washroom. [...]

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 purses, Tshirt or other handcraft items. Initially it was what I bought for my friends and colleagues as well when I travel. Later, I started noticing that when my friends travel to Japan and Korea, [...]

Road trips along highways in Thailand

I have taken many roadtrips when travelling in Thailand. Each town and province in Thailand are connected through a series of highways. The highways in Thailand are not like those found in other countries. Here, there are traffic lights and shops along the way. It is only within the town of Bangkok via the paid [...]

Is it easy for a vegetarian to find food in Thailand?

Over the years, I have traveled with some folks who are vegetarians. Usually in a group, we would have at least one or two person who are vegetarians. In the case of the Chinese community, some may observe a vegetarian diet on each full moon and new moon. Therefore, if you are a vegetarian, would [...]