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Add some sparkle to your next adventure… learn how to buy gemstones with expert help! This pocket travel guide is part of the ‘Gemstone Detective’ series, created for those planning a trip to the vibrant country of Thailand.
Known as the ‘Land of Smiles’, Thailand is famous for its exquisite gemstones and jewellery.
Written by Kim Rix, a gemmologist (GIA) and professional photographer who has travelled to more than 50 countries, this book explains in simple terms how to make a smart purchase to treasure forever. If you are considering buying a gemstone or piece of jewellery on your holiday, this invaluable handbook contains all the practical advice, tips and essential grassroots information you need to make your purchase – no matter how big or small.
Whether you are shopping for a special occasion or simply for a souvenir, Buying Gemstones and Jewellery in Thailand will help you avoid the infamous gem scams all tourists need to be aware of.
Kim Rix is dedicated to visiting each country in the ‘Gemstone Detective’ series, to provide readers with up-to-date and trusted information. Her aim is to help travellers avoid the cons, tricks and disappointments of a bad buying decision. Without this book, you could make a very expensive mistake!
A Note From the Publisher
If you'd like to be part of a global online book tour for this book - or any others in the series - please get in touch. We'd love you to join us!
London book launch in January 2019 alongside two other books in the 'Gemstone Detective' series (Worldwide and Australia). The first book in the series, Buying Gemstones and Jewellery in Sri Lanka, was released in October 2018.