You can shop until you drop every day in Bangkok, and there is something for everyone. Locally, close to school and further afield. Here’s a map to explore the neighborhood.
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Here are some good places to get you going:
- Chatuchak Weekend Market
- Once only popular among wholesalers and traders, Chatuchak Weekend Market has reached a landmark status as a must-visit place for tourists. Its sheer size and diverse collections of merchandise will bring any seasoned shoppers to their knees – this is where you can literally shop ‘till you drop’.
- Central Rama 9
- The Central Plaza Grand Rama 9 is located in the Ratchadapisek area in Bangkok (see map above) It is the latest Mall built by Central. The building has 12 stories of shops, restaurants, a cinema and a skating rink. The Central Plaza Grand Rama 9 is easily reached by MRT.
- Fortune Town
- Fortune Town is located directly opposite the Central Rama 9 shopping Centre, (see Map). Fortune Town is famed for its IT and computer stores selling original and not so original movies, software, hardware and accessories. There is also a floor dedicated to all things “cell phone”. Attached to this building is a Tesco Lotus supermarket.