Ching Mai Sunday Walking Street Market

Ching Mai Sunday Walking Street Market

A visit to the Sunday Walking Street Market is definitely one of Chiang Mai’s shopping highlights. This market is only held on a Sunday evening so if you are in Chiang Mai this market should not be missed! At around 4 o-clock the main thoroughfare through the old city is closed to traffic and the vendors will set up their stalls. The market is both popular with Thais and foreign visitors alike and the locals come out in their droves for a walk around the market and to grab something…

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Central Airport Plaza Chiang Mai

Central Airport Plaza Chiang Mai

Central Airport Plaza was once the show piece shopping mall in Chiang Mai but has recently been superseded by its big brother mall Central Festival which was opened a little under two years ago. However if you are in need of some air conditioned retail shopping then Central Festival makes for a convenient choice with a wide variety of shops and restaurants,  it is also very conveniently located being a short 4-5 minute taxi or tuk tuk ride away from the old city of Chiang Mai. Shopping at Airport Plaza…

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Platinum Fashion Mall Chiang Mai

Platinum Fashion Mall Chiang Mai

Coming soon to Chiang Mai! Platinum will be a new addition to the plethora of air-conditioned shopping malls springing up across the city and yet a further shopping option for those vsiiting Chiang Mai. This 6 storey shopping mall is  still in construction and was planned for a 2014  opening but due to s few construction set backs the completion date has now been put back to the second half of 2015. Thankfully the Platinum shopping mall will offer something a bit different from the other shopping malls in  Chiang…

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