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.

Spicy and Sour Small Fish with Drumstick-shaped Fruit Curry

Spicy and sour small fish with drumstick-shaped fruit curry not general dish for Myanmar family. Strong taste is added to cook this curry to match with the fish.

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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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Hnee Paya in Kalaw

It lies in Pinmagon Monastery of Pinmagon Village in Kalaw Township at the south of Shan State.

(Kalaw)

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Mahazedi Pagoda

The Mahazedi was built in 1560 by King Bayinnaung of the Taungoo dynasty.

(Bago)

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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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U Bein Bridge

U Bein Bridge is a crossing that spans the Taungthaman Lake near Amarapura in Myanmar.

(Mandalay)

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Festivals

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Htamane Festival

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Hot Air Balloons in Taunggyi

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Manuha Pagoda Festival

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Tazaungmone Festival

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Shwedagon Pagoda Festival

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Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda Festival

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Ananda Pagoda Festival

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Thanakha Grinding Festival

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Tapoutwe Festival

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Shwe Kyin Oil Lamp Light Festival

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Naga Traditional New Year Festival

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Wagaung Festival