Not so much Works Thai weavers no more than 4 hours. And not because their rights are fiercely protected by unions, but because the weaving work requires great care and concentration. Products made of snakeskin and crocodile leather. Belts, wallets, handbags, purses and shoes. Snake Thailand's popular is not less than elephants. The snake – a symbol of wisdom. Even the daughter of the King of Thailand has been researching snakes and snake venoms. No king, it would seem the case, but the fact remains.
Nevertheless, deciding to buy products from snake skin, beware of imitations! As for the alligator, that in Thailand there are many crocodile farms. They offer not only sightseeing program, but also a large selection of products. Yes, probably the most unruly crocodiles (or rather, their skin) to help farms stay afloat And how could it be otherwise? Law of the jungle and business. Wooden souvenirs. Since the tree is a versatile material, then from him in Thailand produce almost everything: figurines, pottery and jewelry.
If you want to present an original souvenir, it's worth a look at one of the smaller special stock markets. There you can select an item from the Thai kitchen utensils. Ceramic ware. For over 700 years, it is an important export category in Thailand. Ceramic signs by hand. Collectors around the world appreciate the quality. Thai Ceramic Teapots in demand by travelers around the world: it was thought that this stuff makes the water cleaner. Interestingly, the pottery of Thailand have their own geographical features. For example, the northeast produces flower pots, dolls, jewelry rusty-red. North different articles of precious sea green (celadon, white porcelain). Wickerwork. For their manufacturing rattan, bamboo, reed, sedge. Pleasant appearance and durability will surprise you shoes, furniture, small carpets, all sorts of hoops, jewelry. Until a few centuries ago, most of wicker products are made by Buddhist monks. Before the process of weaving, they meditated. Wove not only to sell, but also for gifts. By the way, original gifts can be a beautiful wicker box for storing cigars. Artisans decorate it with precious stones, which makes it very elegant look. Boat. Tiny and very beautiful. Mainly produced in the province of Narathiwat, owned by the Southern regions of Thailand. In the old boat performed not only transport function, but also played a role in the lives of people. The fact that the presence of boats in Thailand is equated with independence and freedom, and hence viability. The man considered valid only when he could build a boat for himself and their families. Tradition with a sense So, think about buying this boat. Size? You'll find all sizes:) Get all of these treasures you can in small markets. Some of them work late evening, and some – at night. You are guaranteed vivid and unforgettable experience. Imagine: Another empty day street suddenly filled with traders, small lamps are lit all around me alive. Unending stream of people, scurrying along the stalls, only closer to running out of the morning. Of course, feel the romance of an exotic night markets – the holy duty of every self-respecting tourist, but it's worth to be alert: con artists – the same people, and Thailand inhabited by people. By the way, do not forget to bargain! Do not trade in the market – a sign of bad taste. Impressions brought from the Kingdom of smiles will make you happy for a long time. A selected gifts – will give happiness home, which will be.