Buying things that are exclusive only to the country you travel is certainly a fun and interesting way to shop and with a multitude of unique goods that could be only acquired in Thailand, there is no other place where you could fully enjoy this monopoly. Read on to know about the exclusive things that you can buy in Thailand and where to buy them.
Fruit flavoured Soap
As unique as it sounds, fruit flavoured soaps are quite popular in Thailand. They not only look like fruits they smell like fruits too. But be mindful of keeping it around kids since they are not edible. You can buy these at popular markets around Bangkok such as the Chatuchak Market and they cost you around a dollar each.
Thailand is renowned for its meticulously made silks and fabrics and buying a just the fabric or a clothing item made out of this exquisite material is a no brainer while you are here. You can buy the finest silk products at Jim Thompson house.
Spa products and aromatics
Thailand is one of the best places in the world to buy spa products and aromatic. Being made mostly from natural ingredients which include essential oils, these goods are a must-buy! You can find them at spas and at shops that sell healthcare products.
Known for its unique flavour and health benefits coconut oil is a crucial ingredient in Thai food culture. You can sample the taste by trying out local dishes at restaurants in Bangkok and many other cities in Thailand. Virgin coconut oil can be easily bought in supermarkets that are at proximity to tour destinations and even at grocery stores located close to hotel properties the likes of Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok.
Known by Thai people as the ultimate remedy for all aches and pains, Tiger Balm is indeed a miracle ointment. All you have to do is, apply it over the area of pain and after a few minutes, the pain will completely disappear. You can buy tiger balm at most of the grocery stores and supermarkets in Bangkok.