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Bangkok Shopping options by The iTravel Channel

posted 27 Jul 2012, 05:15 by Happi Mess   [ updated 24 Jan 2013, 02:18 by Fin Chockdee ]
Published on 20 Jun 2012 by TheiTravelChannel     The Newest Guide to Southeast Asia.     

This report is an extract from the authors website: http://theitravelchannel.tv/en-US/article/details/667/bangkok-shopping-options

Report Angie Baldursdóttir shows you some of the best and most popular places to shop in Bangkok -- and picks up a few things for herself on the way. She stops first at the famous Chatuchak Weekend Market, one of the world's largest outdoor marketplaces with over 30 acres of shops, before indulging the Material Girl in her at the luxurious Siam Paragon, Bangkok's most upscale mall with all the designer names. Finally, Harjinder Atwal shows you how to bargain around the Silom district's Patpong Night Market, where you can really shop all night long. 

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Splurging, Dining and Disc-Hopping

Shopping and Bangkok go hand in hand. The airport duty free shops offer a plethora of perfumes, jewelry, clothes and many knick-knacks. 

Bangkok is known for its malls and flea markets. Find Tommy Hilfiger copies at the markets or the originals at the malls. From electronics to branded clothes, everything is available in Bangkok. Siam Paragon and the Central World are a must visit for shoppers. 

Enjoy spicy Thai cuisine or continental spreads at the many food stalls dotting the city. Plush restaurants like Zanotti, Bo Ian, Le Noramandie and the Erawan are very popular. The city has a large number of discos and the party scene is wild. 

The Thai Bargirls and DJs are world-renowned. There are numerous clubs and cocktail lounges that are among the best in Asia, Shopping Zones.

A tourist paradise

The cheap flights to Bangkok are in huge demand, and for very good reason. 

The flights to Bangkok lead straight to such attractions as the Chao Phraya river, ancient temples, Bangkae Park, Dusit Zoo, Lumpini park, The Grand Palace, the Reclining Buddha, Chinatown and Suan Pakkard. The list continues with the various cruises, boat rides, puppet shows, Thai dance shows, and more. 

Even the Bangkok streets are an attraction for visitors to enjoy. No wonder the Bangkok flights are usually packed. Airfare to Bangkok is very affordable, so book your flight today.   Family tour zones


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