Thailand is famous all over the world as a haven for shoppers, and for boasting some of the biggest malls the world has ever seen. There are also markets of various kinds, operating day and night.

Silom Village

This is a beautiful setting that has the ambience of a tropical village and embodies the spirit of vintage Siam. The entire complex comprises of 17 traditional teak houses that date back to the time of King Rama V.

Patpong Night Market

This is bound to be an unforgettable experience. You can find everything that can be expected from a Thai night market and more at Patpong, from knock-off Raybans to colourful shirts and street food galore.

Silom Complex

This one of Silom’s most popular malls and provides four floors of air-conditioned retail therapy. All the usual outlets you can expect in any Bangkok mall can be found here, as well as a selection of high-end outlets, and eateries along the likes of Piri-Piri Flaming Chicken.

Bangkok Fashion Outlet

Despite the humble and underwhelming name, many would tell you that this is the best place to shop in Silom. This outlet is famous for having the best deals and offers, and feature products from over 500 labels. You can also easily find a luxury hotel in Sathorn, or two, such as Anantara Sathorn Bangkok Hotel to this centrally located emporium.

Catalina Forbes is a travel writer who bases her content on many thrilling escapades experienced across the world. Google+