Food in Myanmar

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.

Sticky Rice Pashuu

This snack is one of a Myanmar traditional snack and also serve together with green tea. In Myanmar food donation ceremonies sticky rice pashuu is proudly serve as a dessert.

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Kyaukse Elephant Dance

Dance of Bamar

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Zawgyi dance

Dance of Bamar

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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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Chaung Thar Beach

Chaung Thar Beach is located 40 km to the west of Pathein (Bassein) in Ayeyarwaddy Division. It is a

(Pathein)

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The Gote Hteik Viaduct

There was located a Bridge namely Gote Hteik on Mandalay-Lashio railways between Naung Cho and Kyauk

(Pyin Oo Lwin)

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Shwethalyaung Buddha

The Shwethalyaung Buddha is one of the largest reclining Buddha images in Myanmar.

(Bago)

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Festivals

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Shwe U Min Pagoda Festival

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Salone Festival

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Wahsou Festival

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Tazaungmone Festival

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Shwedagon Pagoda Festival

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Thanakha Grinding Festival

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Thingyan Water Festival

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Nat-taw Festival

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Hot Air Balloons in Taunggyi

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Tawthalin Festival

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Kachin Manaw Festival

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Naga Traditional New Year Festival