Food in Myanmar

Fried spinach

As a side dish, I would like to introduce fried spinach with dried shrimp. Spinach is good for health and dried shrimp make the dish more sweeter and better taste. If you have a change try and cook one time for your family.

Tar-La-Baw (Kayin Traditional Curry)

This dish is a special one. One of a traditional cooking of Kayin race, vegetable soup (Ta La Baw) is very famous and represent Kayin race. This dish is not easily found in restaurant and can’t easily get. But don’t worry Kayin people live all part of Myanmar.

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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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Kyaikkasan Pagoda

The Kyaikkasan Pagoda is one of the ancient pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar.

(Yangon)

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Mandalay Hill

Mandalay Hill is a 240 metre (790 ft) hill that is located to the northeast of the city centre of Ma

(Mandalay)

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Nat Ma Taung (Mount Victoria)

Nat Ma Taung (also known as Mount Victoria and Khaw-nu-soum or Khonuamthung in Chin), is the highest

(Kanpetlet)

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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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Festivals

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Tankhu Festival

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Mann Shwe Settaw Pagoda Festival

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Tapoutwe Festival

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Htamane Festival

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Thadingyut Festival of Light

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Pindaya Pagoda Festival

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Matho Thingan (Yellow Robe) Weaving Festival

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Elephant Dance Festival

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Shwe U Min Pagoda Festival

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Manuha Pagoda Festival

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Tawthalin Festival

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Taungpyone Nat (Pwe) Festival