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Thimphu Weekend Market

Thimphu Weekend Market (Chhogyal Lam, Thimphu) – this is a market which sells everything that’s locally sourced or made, from fresh food & agricultural products, to hand-knit sweaters and other garments. That, as well as locally-made Bhutanese souvenirs like ceremonial masks.

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Shearee Square

Shearee Square (Babesa-Thumphu Expressway, Thimphu) – this multi-level shopping center is Thimphu’s largest mall. It is perhaps the largest mall in the entire country. Remarkably, to show that Bhutan still lives in another time, this is one of the few buildings in the capital with escalators and elevators. In terms of merchandise, luxury brands are … Continue reading Shearee Square

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Changlam Plaza

Changlam Plaza (Chang Lam, Thimphu) – just a short walk away from Barz Brothers bar, this is one of the few multi-level shopping centers that exist in the capital. No international big name retailers here, just various shops selling “Made in China” merchandise (everything from apparel to toys). Along with that, there are a few … Continue reading Changlam Plaza