Bring a lot of shopping bags
Luggage and bags: Get a small bag, if you intend to buy luggage and bags in Hat Yai.
Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Pants, bermuda, t-shirts or cotton blouse cos the weather in Hat Yai can be humid and hot.
Can buy new clothes and shoes, always wear the old t-shirt and old slippers, so you can buy new ones. :-)) See Picture 1
Toiletries and Medical Supplies: Can buy toiletries and medical supplies cheaper in Hat Yai.
Photo Equipment: Yes, bring extra batteries or get have two cameras.
Miscellaneous: Bring umbrealla incase raining in Hat Yai..unpredictable sometimes..
See Picture 2 - raining cats and dogs.
- Road Trip
Hot + Rain
Luggage and bags: Bring along an umbrella if you're planning to go around Oct - Dec... it was raining heavily in the last 2 days while i was there...
Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Light cloth as the hot sun really hot.... and the temp is quite higt.... and only a few tree in the city...
- Budget Travel
Bring an empty bag for you shopping
Luggage and bags: Empty bags
Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Light weather clothes like T-shirts and shorts. Really hot and humid here.
Toiletries and Medical Supplies: There are pharmacy in Diana Shopping complex. If you dare, can try the local medicine and medicated oil.
Photo Equipment: Better to bring your own.
Miscellaneous: If you are size 14 and above .. it is really hard to buy clothes. In the market upstairs , you can get 'No Problem' T shirt for big size people. Cost around 180baht - 200 baht per T-shirt.