snacks to buy from bangkok

Koh-Kae’s tom yam cashew nuts. These may be quite difficult to find as people usually buy in bulk if they see them, somebody like me. 😁

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My mum loves this but I haven’t tried it before. A bit waste luggage space because it’s 2/3 air. I should just bring an air tight container next time and pack everything in.

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Lay’s! This new flavour is really good!

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Siam Bananas. I prefer those individually packed bananas from 7-eleven. Quite difficult to find too, the whole shelf will be empty in the evening.  (*Do take note of the expiry date.)

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These for quick yummy meals; basil meat stir-fry & Thai spicy salad mix

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Thai milk tea, although not as good as those freshly made from the stores but better than nothing.

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My happy buy!

Saw this in the Starbucks store and I really wanted it. Got my friends and sister to help check the prices and stock availability but… it was out of stock since 2 weeks ago and they are not going to bring in new stocks. 😩

It’s $15 more expensive than Singapore. Bo bian la. Even if we manage to buy from ebay, the shipping is not going to be cheap too.

Most stores in Bangkok only have the thermal bottle and tumbler. Coffee Press is out of stock. Lucky the Starbucks near my hotel is quite out of the way. 🤗

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Back to reality

Good thing that I took leave today too. If not I’m going to have very bad post-holiday syndrome.

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Woke up at 12pm. ✌ Lunch is chicken rice, drenched with dark soy sauce and ginger sauce.

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Woohoo! Mama packed fish head curry from Johore Bahru and we’re having it together with chee cheong fun. 😋

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mini moon at bangkok – day 4 . harrods . mcdonald’s . coming home

Checking out soon.

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Harrods

 

 

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People can just come in and takeaway.

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There’s a ice cream parlour! Mmm…

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Ordered a garlic pepper chicken and pancakes. Both servings are very small, nothing amazing about them. There’s too much baking powder or soda in the pancakes, so it tastes bitter at the end

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But the elderflower and golden honey ice cream was good. So just go for the ice cream only, the mains are just meh.

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McDonald’s

They have this new curry crab pie, which is not as saucy as I hope it would be.

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My shopping done in 20 mins!

Hahaha! Feel like a pro, fast & furious.
Because I’m just back to repurchase (same design, different colours) from the few stores in Platinium Mall that I have been to before.
– December No. 5
– White Studio
– This one store at level 1, 3 row from the entrance, turn right, walk to the end. Last 2nd or 3rd store on the right hand side.

While on the way back, bought this pack of pork shoulder at the stalls outside Centralworld. Yums.

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Couple shoe! Lol.
Mine is a lot dirtier because I wear it very often.

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I see cute bunnies, I spend money.

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At the airport! Good thing we started our way 4 hours before flight.

Got my Thai milk tea.

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Pad see yew. Same brand but it tastes different from the last time we had it. Not as flavourful.

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I always see banana cake and I finally tried it. Nice but is little dry.

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My first ugly DQ vanilla cone.

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Cya Singapore in 3 hours time!

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Supper. Hungry after all the way back.

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mini moon at bangkok – day 3 . crêpes & co . let’s relax . claypot river prawn tom yam porridge

Left the hotel at 1pm. Woohoo! The guy was watching Armageddon on TV.

Love this romper that I bought from Platinium Mall yesterday! Love the deep pockets, I should have gotten more. TC says we can go back again. ✌ I’ll just quickly aim for those few shops, take & go.

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 Crepes & co. 

We’re here at this quiet and cozy little place for brunch.

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Menu. There’s a separate book just for the pictures. 😅 I specifically chose food that looks pretty. Hahahhaha! 😋😋😋😋

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My nutella latte, they spell it as nuttela on the menu… so I was lost for a bit. 😅 Look at those little cookies. Tiny but yummy.

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Appetizer was a garlic shrimp with pita bread. TC likes it, especially the garlic. Lol lol.

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Supreme Crepe. Got egg = yummy, and it sure is. There’s ham, bacon, egg, mishroom, cheddar cheese and bechamel sauce. Love it! 😍

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Dessert is served! This is… 😍😍😍

Look at all the ingredients, we were struggling to finish… hahaha. Until the boss came and ask us how was it because he thought we don’t like it. 🤣🤣🤣

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Time for my favorite massage!

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I was thinking why my masseuse so small size but I was wrong. She’s good at it. Shiok sia.

[Update] Not suitable for body massages because bone against bone = pain. Lol.

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Having a mango sticky rice is the best part after massage. We had our lunch at 1.30pm, massage started at 5pm and it was a 3 hours long.

Mad hungry. Every time the masseuse massage anywhere around my waist area, the hunger pangs double. 😫

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Claypot River Prawn Tom Yam Porridge

Here it is. Misstamchiak has been here before too. I couldn’t tag the place but if you google the english name it will appear on the map. It’s right beside the road.

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First u choose the base, then the set. Ignore the ‘rice included’ because that is just confusing. Hahaha. Then, add more ingredients if you like at the second section.

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TC had the pork porridge with braised pork and soft boiled egg. It’s good but kind of reminds us of the braised duck porridge but thicker.

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I had tom yam porridge with river prawn and minced pork, topped with a soft boiled egg. Not very tom yam leh, just spicy but good enough. Prawn wasn’t very fresh.

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Overall, it’s good but probably not worth that much effort to travel all the way, unless you are going to the Rod Fai Night Market that was somewhere across the road.

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Bath time!

The intergalactic bath bomb from Lush is so pretty, like paddle pop! A lot of glitter in my bath too. By the way, Lush bath bombs are cheaper in Bangkok than in Singapore.

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This hair mask from Etude House is very very good! My hair is very soft and smooth now.

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mini moon at bangkok – day 2 . hoi-tod chaw lae . petite audrey . som tam nua

Breakfast at the hotel

The spread is quite alright with some Jap dishes.

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Quite a range of breads, pastries and cheese.

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What I had.

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Back for the Or-Ror aka Oyster Omelette

A little shop selling just six dishes but I’m only back for two of them because I had the same dishes last time; the awesome phad thai and crispy oyster egg. 😍

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Ahhhh. Om nom nom.

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Petite Audrey

Time for desserts after our meal, I’ve wanted to try Audrey’s cafe for a long time and luckily there’s one in Siam Center.

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Selfie while waiting.

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Our spread. 😋 *drool*

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I wanted chocolate cakes, the nutella cake I first ordered was not available. Changed it to Dark chocolate fudge, also don’t have. So fated la… I changed to the Milo sizzling roti instead.

Oh god. Thank you fate! Hahahhaa. This is awesome. It’s crispy roti prata at the bottom with cookies and cream ice cream, topped with marshmallows and milo bites with milo sauce. There’s this very nice burnt caramel fragrance, almost like creme brulee. Damn good. 😍

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Their popular Thai milk tea crepe cake is like pale in comparison liao. 🤣 Still good if you don’t want something overly sweet and it’s kind of refreshing.

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Told TC that I’m getting the Butterfly Pea with Lemon.
👦Butterfly pee??? You drink their pee?
👧… 😐

Drink is served.
👦Nice?
👧Butterfly pee is sour. I think they get nectar from lemon trees.

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Woot! There a little night market beside Siam Square One.

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I walked so much today, I think my feet is dying.

Yes la~ Shop very fast because I was very selective this time round. Shopped mostly at first and second level of Platinium Mall.

Wanted to go Let’s Relax for massage but all fully booked today because it’s Mother’s day over here. 😑 My tian.

We did manage to book for tomorrow.

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Dinner at Som Tam Nua. This is actually my first time at this restaurant, the queue was quite long even though we were quite late.
Pork shoulder was good.

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Fried chicken is very fragrant, crispy and juicy. Yums.

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I wasted the glass noodle salad because too spicy. Spoil my taste buds.

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Hmmm… interesting. They put cinnamon in honey lemon.

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8 pieces of new clothing. All at 200 or 300 baht. Most importantly, I can fit in all of them. Yay!!! I even thinking about going back to get same design, other colours. 😂

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Ahh. My feet.

Look at the number of steps, highest record so far. 20000+

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mini moon at bangkok – day 1 . cape house . pla thong mookata . starbucks community store

Waiting for the plane now. It got delayed.

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Eeee… kenna Tiger’s plane.

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We were so hungry after the plane landed, went to 7-eleven right after we got our SIM card. The pad see yew was delicious, even TC says he wants to buy a few packs back. Hahaha.

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Look what I found. New flavour! Nom nom. 😋

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Oh look. The mall near our hotel has Harrods, I wanna go there and eat desserts.

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Our hotel is Cape House Serviced Apartments.

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This is where we will be having our breakfast tomorrow!

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Damn. They have mailboxes here too??? 😍

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We got a free upgrade! Yay! Better room! And omg… the apartment is gorgeous and it comes with a mini kitchen and washing machine. There’s a complimentary teddy bear for us to bring home too!

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Time for dinner!

It’s Pla Thong Mookata! Saw the review here. Website says 169 baht per pax but it’s 189 baht per pax now, excluding drinks.

Address:
Pla Thong Mookata
Phaya Thai Road
Bangkok 10400, Thailand
Tel: +66 84 354 8282
Opening hours: 4.00pm to 12.00am daily

The place is pretty big. They call it ‘pubfae’ by the way. The variety is quite good with a huge selection of meats too.

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Will I have a lot of concepts after drinking this? 🤣

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Starbucks – Community Store

This Starbucks here supports paying back to the community by giving part of their proceeds to charity and free used coffee grounds for the community to bring home to use as fertilizers.

The ambience here is really really good too. I’m so happy that our hotel is just a few mins walk away.

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We tried the Acai mixed berries drink, it was lovely.

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This new sweet chilli flavoured Lays is awesome!

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thailand day 4 – bangkok . sabx2 wanton mee . let’s relax spa . chatramue

Quick breakfast. A lot of last minute shopping to do today.

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Went to queue for that popular aka highly raved SabX2 Wanton Noodles.

Damn it. People who say this is good never had really good wanton mee before. Waste time queue.

But I must give credit to the stew pork. Very garlicky and the meat just melts in your mouth.

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Got my crepe from Platinum Fashion Mall‘s basement!!

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Swensen’s Ice cream to cool down and we actually napped a little. Too tired.

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Omg loooo… the bunny so cute!!! But the little ornament no stock liao. Walao. I almost wanted to just buy the plant back.

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Massage again!!! This time at Let’s Relax and I have to say that it was 100% shiok even my Mum and Sis agree. Plus, the mango sticky rice made us 120% shiok. Hahahha.

They regret never coming Let’s Relax more because my Sis la… she say the shop don’t look good. Walao… it’s the quality that matters okay. I can come here twice with the amount I spend at Healthland.

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Omg… ChaTraMue’s Thai milk tea ice cream so nice. You can find it in Singapore too!