It is well-known that one of the most well-liked souvenirs tourist can purchase for their friends and family back home is bird’s nest, and is well-liked among the Chinese tourist.
In the recent crackdown by Thai authorities, you might want to twice before buying this item when dropping by Thailand. Reason being the ingredients that are being used in bird’s nest imitation is discovered in Thailand is simply disgusting.
In order to aid the production of fake bird’s nest, gum trees were imported to mix with coconut tree skin! It is advised by Thai authorities that the bird’s nest should always be bought from reliable sources!