Shopping

Arts & Crafts in Ubon Ratchathani

Punchard

Though pricey, this is the best all-round handicrafts shop in Ubon. It specialises in silks and home-decoration products; many of its products merge old methods and modern designs.
Arts & Crafts in Ubon Ratchathani

Khampun

Ubon’s most famous silk specialist makes some exquisite fabrics, often with original patterns not found elsewhere. For two days before the Candle Parade, the owner hosts a mini cultural festival at his gorgeous home…
Arts & Crafts in Ubon Ratchathani

Again Please

Specialising in locally themed cotton goods, the former Rawang Thang sells fun and funky shirts, pillows, postcards, picture frames and assorted bric-a-brac, most made and designed by the friendly husband-and-wife o…
Arts & Crafts in Khon Kaen

Prathammakhant

There's an impressively large selection of silk here, both fabric and finished clothing, plus plenty of other souvenirs. Combined with the adjoining Thammoo Art-Decor, it makes a perfect one-stop shop.
Market in Nong Khai

Nong Khai Walking Street Market

This weekly street festival featuring music, handmade items and food takes over the promenade every Saturday night. It's smaller, but far more pleasant than the similar Walking Street markets in Chiang Mai.
Arts & Crafts in Ubon Ratchathani

Camp Fai Ubon

You’ll find a good assortment of clothing, bags and fabric (much of it coloured with natural dyes) at this shop, which is signed as Peaceland. It also has a branch at the airport.
Market in Ubon Ratchathani

Walking Street Market

This fun, youthful market takes over Th Srinarong and part of Thung Si Meuang park on weekends.
Food in Khon Kaen

Naem Lablae

Few Thai visitors leave Khon Kaen without stuffing their suitcase full of local foods: gun chee·ang (red pork sausages) are especially popular, and this family-owned shop has been making its own for decades. Kà·nŏm …
Gifts & Souvenirs in Dan Sai

Kawinthip Hattakham

This shop selling Phi Ta Khon masks and other festival-related souvenirs makes for a fun browse. It also has bike hire (100B per day), Loei-grown coffee and manages the homestay program. It's about 500m further down…
Shopping Centre in Nakhon Ratchasima (Khorat)

Terminal 21

Along with The Mall, this is one of the Isan region's two largest and glossiest shopping malls. Each floor follows a theme such as Paris and Tokyo. Besides shopping and eating, there's a movie theatre (some movies a…