Food in Myanmar

Fried Long Bean with Prawn

As a side dish, I would like to introduce Fried long bean and prawn. Someone who do not like oily curry should try this one with white rice. Please try for once, your family member will also love it.

Tapioca

Tapioca, “Tharku”, can usually seem in food donation ceremony. Because it is very easy to make, families also make it for desert or snack in homes. Sweet taste combine with coconut flavor make this dish perfect.

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Zawgyi dance

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Kinnara and kinnari 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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Pya-Dar-Lin Cave

a pre-historic and the Stone Age paintings that date back 11,000 years and discovered in Pya-Dar-Lin

(Taunggyi)

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Shwenandaw Monastery

The Shwenandaw Monastery is one of the finest examples of traditional 19th century wooden monastery

(Mandalay)

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Bogyoke Aung San Museum

If you want to explore one of the greatest hero in Myanmar , Bogyoke Aung San Museum is a good place

(Yangon)

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Win Sein Taw Ya: Reclining Buddha

The largest reclining Buddha image in the world, Win Sein Taw Ya, is situated about 20 km south of M

(Mawlamyaing)

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Festivals

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Shwe U Min Pagoda Festival

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Tazaungmone Festival

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Tawthalin Festival

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Kahsuon Festival

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Tapoutwe Festival

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Tankhu Festival

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Wagaung Festival

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Matho Thingan (Yellow Robe) Weaving Festival

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Shwedagon Pagoda Festival

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Htamane Festival

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Taungpyone Nat (Pwe) Festival

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Thingyan Water Festival