Food in Myanmar

Chicken and Mushroom Soup

Even though this is a simple mushroom soup, Mon traditional cooking style definitely different from normal soup. Dried marian fruid is used in Mon traditional dish to get special flavor. This soup have strong taste with chilli and tasty to serve in raining season and even to ill people.

Pounded Indian Hog Plum with Fish Paste

Pounded indian hog plum with fish paste is a very appetite side dish for Myanmar people. It is usually serve together with fresh and boil vegetable. I am sure you would not forget a bite of vegetable mix together with this fresh spicy chilli and sour taste of hog plum. Try some.

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Doan dance

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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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Kyaik Pun Pagoda

The Kyaik Pun Pagoda is a small Buddhist monastery near the town of Bago, known for its four towerin

(Bago)

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Maha Bandula Park

The Maha Bandula Park or Maha Bandula Garden (also spelt Mahabandula or Mahabandoola) is a public pa

(Yangon)

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Kyaikpawlaw Buddha Image

Kyaikpawlaw Buddha Image is well-known because of the living mole on the face of the Buddha image.

(Mawlamyaing)

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Ngapali Beach

Ngapali Beach is a beach located 7 kilometres (4 mi) from the town of Thandwe (Sandoway), in Rakhine

(Thandwe)

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Festivals

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Tawthalin Festival

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Htamane Festival

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Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda Festival

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Salone Festival

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Manuha Pagoda Festival

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Thadingut Festival

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Naga Traditional New Year Festival

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Matho Thingan (Yellow Robe) Weaving Festival

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"Lu fi" Pa Oo Ethnicity Traditional Fire Festival

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Nat-taw Festival

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Elephant Dance Festival

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Tapaung Festival