Food in Myanmar

Bamboo Shoot and Coconut Milk Curry

In the period of the Buddhist lent from full moon day of July to October, this curry is usually server for vegetarian. Grinded peanut fried together with hot chili is nice blend of bamboo shoot with coconut milk curry.

CatFish with Morinda Curry

“Ye Yoe”, Morinda leave, is a medicinal leave and Myanmar people used this leave in cooking. Mostly cooked with fishes and I used catfish this time. You can easily notice different delicious curry of catfish with morinda leave by smell.

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WARMLY WELCOME To MYANMAR

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"Myanmar is adjacent attached to seacoasts, scenes of beaches you can view, and also enriched Hill land, Mountain View Point could also be enjoyable. Rivers, Streams, Lakes and Ponds abundance make you feel pleased on boat-rides. As most people in Myanmar are Buddhists, there are so many Pagodas, Buddha Images, and Monasteries to visit elsewhere. Ethnicity collective unique Myanmar is able to be observed variety of Customs and Traditions, and not an Industrial nation yet, still a developing country, Hand-crafts are reliable that could study Hand-made Domestic Works a lot."

You can explore information, photos and videos about all interesting places around Myanmar here. Check out the delicious traditional burmese food here.

Information

There are a list of Foreign Embassies in Myanmar and Myanmar Embassies around the world. We hope it can be useful for you what want to know about Myanmar and where to go with ease and security when you are travelling in Myanmar.
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The kyat is the currency of Myanmar and the currency code for Kyats is MMK. US dollar is the most acceptable currency. You can exchange money at banks, airports, shopping centers and down town easily now. The use of foreign bank and credit cards in Myanmar at point of sale is currently limited, although Visa and Mastercard ready ATMs are increasingly widespread in major cities and tourist spots.
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Burmese is the main language, but English is spoken by many people in cities and tourist areas (to varying degrees of proficiency); most hotels and tour agencies have some staff with a reasonable level of understanding.
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Attractions

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Shwegugyi Temple

Shwegugyi Temple (literally "Great Golden Cave") is a Buddhist temple built during the reign of King

(Bagan)

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AlaungdawKathapa National Park

AlaungdawKathapa National Park, with an area of 1,605 square kilometers, is the largest national par

(Sagaing)

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Pho Win Hill

Pho Win Hill is a Buddhist cave complex. About 900 sandstone caves which contain many carved Buddha

(Sagaing)

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Mohnyin Thambuddhei Temple

The major tourist attraction in Monywa is Mohnyin Thambuddhei Paya, a Buddhist temple with a huge st

(Monywa)

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Festivals

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"Lu fi" Pa Oo Ethnicity Traditional Fire Festival

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Thadingyut Festival of Light

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Nayone Festival

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Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda Festival

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Thanakha Grinding Festival

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Tazaungmone Festival

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Shwe U Min Pagoda Festival

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Tankhu Festival

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Hot Air Balloons in Taunggyi

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Wagaung Festival

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Matho Thingan (Yellow Robe) Weaving Festival

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Wahsou Festival