Called the SoHo or Shinjuku of Thailand by tourists, Siam Square stands strong as one of the Bangkok's most famous shopping and entertainment areas. For decades, it has been a must-visit for youngsters as well as tourists. Siam Square, dubbed as Hot Siam by the locals, offers everything from bookshops and record stores to cinemas and fashion boutiques. Surrounded by mega department stores such as Siam Paragon, Siam Discovery and MBK, Siam Square has its own charm, featuring boutiques that sell streetwear, handmade accessories, vintage fashion, old-school music media and many more.
The ten best shops in Siam Square
Street-style clothing shop, Cocue, has everything you need to deck out in cool fashions from head to toe. The shop sells second-hand items from Korea and Japan, most of them simple piece that are easy to match with anything. Add layers to your look with the accessories they also have here. All in all, Cocue won’t let you down.
One of Siam Square’s legendary spots, DJ Siam, has been popular for more than 20 years. It’s one of the coolest places to go get your music at Siam. They have a variety of music by Thai and international artists as well as some non-mainstream, indie bands (just like killing two birds with one stone). Kinda cool, isn’t it?