Bangkok Shopping Paradise, Bangkok is known as one of the most charming capital cities in the world. Besides its delicious cuisine, gorgeous temples and palaces, Thai people are also friendly with lively smile. Moreover, this capital city of Thailand is also the heaven of shoppers around the world with products varying from high-end brands to street brands, Thai brands, and affordable products to serve all level of customers. In addition, Thailands shopping malls are currently upgraded from being the center of normal stores to become the fashion and lifestyle center. As a result, shopping malls can serve all demands of customers including dining, shopping, and hanging out. In June, it is annually considered as the special moment for all customers because all shopping malls play their trump cards through providing customers some promotions and premiums. It could be said that all Thai and foreign customers will feel joyful and worthwhile with shopping in Bangkok. Well, lets update all department stores with interesting promotions in Bangkok now!
The EmQuartier Shopping Complex EmQuartier. It is considered as the mega project of this Bangkoks generation. The project is divided into a department store, office buildings, a public park, and a five-star cinema. This department store focuses on all groups of customers varying from new generation of workers to executives and foreigners. The project area consists of three department store buildings including: The Helix Quartier that is the location of several brand name stores comparably to other countries such as Valentino, Saint Lauren, MCM, Jimmy Choo, etc. The second building is The Glass Quartier focusing on middle class brands to upper class brands starting from street wear with affordable price to cool high-street fashion. Moreover, this building is also consisted of the Virgin Active that is the most modern fitness of Thailand and a popular cafรฉ, Emporio Armani Cafรฉ that is considered as the first Emporio Armani Cafรฉ in Southeast Asia. The last building is The Water Quartier located in the inmost area but outstanding with 40-meter imitated waterfalls that is the highest imitated water falls of Asia. Water will flow down from the 4th floor to the mezzanine floor with a sky park located on G floor located between the first two buildings. This is another outstanding point of this department store surprising all visitors. This building is consisted of Gourmet Market distributing some fresh food and dried food imported from other countries. Qurator is the top zone of the assembly of Thai designers and Q Stadium is also the center of leading street brands of apparel and jewelry. The most attractive creation is the brand new cinema operated by Major Cineplex Group. This part is also consisted of 3-storey LED providing vigorous feeling. All buildings are connected to one another, BTS Prompong Station and Emporium.
Location The EmQuartier Shopping Complex is at Phrom Phong BTS station. Opening daily: 10.00 am. - 10.00 pm.
Nearby Centre Point Centre Point Hotel Sukhumvit 10 : 25-minute walk or 1 station by BTS / 2 km Centre Point Serviced Apartment Thong Lo : 15-minute drive / 2.2 km
Central Embassy The slogan of this shopping mall is the Landmark of Asia with the strength of being the center of customers with high purchasing power. Since it is located near Central Chidlom Department Store, it is convenient for transportation. Its design resembles infinity shape with 3-D curves throughout the building providing nice perspectives from all angles suitable with its concept, Infinite Possibilities. The building is decorated with over 300,000 aluminum scales inspired by the shining of scales of Thai temples rooftop exposed to the sun. Its interior is decorated luxuriously in the ultra-luxury level providing bright and airy look that is consistent with decoration and styles of all super high brands. This department store serves all Thai and foreign customers looking for authentic high-end brand products including Bottega Veneta, Chanel, Gucci, Hermes, MiuMiu, and Prada. Moreover, it is also improved to be trendy by supplying all products from high-street brands throughout the world for responding to demands of new generation of workers as well as providing international restaurants from Thailand, China, Western, and Japan. The most interesting points for foreigners are Eatthai that is the center of all finest Thai dishes from all regions throughout Thailand; and Talad Thai that is the center of premium Thai products distributing both fresh and dried products purchased as souvenirs.
Location Central Embassy is near Chidlom or Ploenchit BTS Stations. There is a skywalk that connects with Central Chidlom. Opening daily: 10.00 am. - 10.00 pm.
Nearby Centre Point Centre Point Hotel Chidlom : 5-minute walk or by complimentary tuk-tuk to Chidlom BTS Station / 0.5 km
JJ Market If you travel to Bangkok without visiting the largest outdoor weekend market of Thailand, youve not arrived in Thailand yet. JJ Market is ranked as one of the largest weekend markets of the world with the most attractiveness that attracts both Thai and foreigners to shop at this market crowdedly on every weekend. The market is divided into 27 zones including the zones of apparel, jewelry, antique, art works, dried and fresh food, books, home decorative products, large furniture, and pets. The price of products available in this weekend market varies from ten baht to one hundred thousand baht. The charisma of this market is to accidentally discover some pleasant products that may be the unique in the world. Anyone who has not enough with the existing zones may continue shopping at the new zone, JJ Green Market, which opens after 04:00 p.m., located behind the Childrens Discovery Museum. We confirm that this market is full of rare items with affordable price.
Location JJ Market or Chatuchak Market is near Mochit BTS station or Chatuchack MRT Station. Opening on Saturday and Sunday: 09.00 am. “ 07.00 pm.
Platinum Fashion Mall Anyone who likes shopping should not miss Platinum Fashion Mall that is compared as the air-conditioning JJ Market located in the 4-storey building consisted of over 1,300 stores. Each floor is takes its name from popular cities in the world, for example, Orchard, Nathan, Oxford, Ginza, Soho, etc. It is consisted of men, women, and childrens apparel and jewelry manufactured and imported from nearby countries such as Hong Kong, Korea, China, or India. Most stores focus on wholesaling, i.e., selling in large order (However, some stores allow customers to buy from 3 pieces of product to get the wholesale price), and this is considered as the most worthwhile shopping. However, if you want to buy only one piece, these stores are also glad to sell such products for you in retail price. These department stores are the one-stop-service for anyone looking for any work apparel, evening gowns, or casual apparel.
Location Platinum Shopping Center, Watergate is located on Petchburi Road next to Pantip plaza. Opening daily: 10.00 am. - 11.00 pm.
Nearby Centre Point Centre Point Hotel Pratunam: 5-minute walk / 0.4 km
Asiatique the Riverfront Asiatique has successfully combined two of the most popular shopping experiences in the city, a night bazaar and a mall, with over 1,500 boutiques (selling souvenirs, handicrafts, jewelry, and clothing), and 40 restaurants housed under a huge replica warehouse complex. Youll have good fun browsing the boutiques, and picking up gifts or something for yourself. You are guaranteed to find something you would like to eat. And if this is not enough entertainment, shows are performed nightly “ Calypso ladyboy cabaret and a classic Thai puppets performance.
Location Chareonkrung Soi 74-76 Opening daily: 05.00 pm. - Midnight
Nearby Centre Point Centre Point Hotel Silom : 10-minute boat ride / 2.3 km
Amazing Thailand Grand Sale Fair 2015 Good quality products with cheap prices still exist! Just enjoy the Amazing Thailand Grand Sale Fair 2015, the expo of discounted products covering all products from apparel, footwear, jewelry, hi-tech product, beauty and health center, cosmetic, accommodation, and air tickets. You can find all these products with discounted prices in this mid-year for stimulating Thai economy providing liveliness and happy smile to Thai people. Therefore, all foreigners are invited to participate in this expo during June 11th “ 14th, 2015, from 10.00 am. “ 08.00 pm., at Queen Sirikit National Convention Center.