Food in Myanmar

Peppered River Catfish Curry

Because of less bony and easy to eat, river catfish is favor to who don’t want to mess around to fillet with bones. River catfish curry is season with onion leaves and pepper to get special flavor.

Delicacy made of Sticky Rice

Myanmar people have tradition of making food of base on the month of a year. Hta Ma Nare is one of the special food representing month TaPound (February). To make this dish you will need at least 2 people working in great balance. That why Myanmar people say unity can bring to people when they make this food together.

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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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Inle Lake

The lake is not only a beautiful sight to enjoy, but also practical home to the native Inthas (sons

(Taunggyi)

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Nanpaya Temple

Nanpaya Temple is located just behind the Manuha Pagoda.

(Bagan)

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Pyin Oo Lwin

Pyin Oo Lwin is also known as " Pan Myo Daw", means "The City of Flowers", for its different species

(Pyin Oo Lwin)

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Kuthodaw Pagoda

Kuthodaw Pagoda (literally Royal Merit, and formally titled Mahalawka Marazein) is a Buddhist stupa,

(Mandalay)

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Festivals

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Tazaungmone Festival

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Thadingyut Festival of Light

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Thanakha Grinding Festival

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Taungpyone Nat (Pwe) Festival

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Salone Festival

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Mann Shwe Settaw Pagoda Festival

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Wahsou Festival

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Shwedagon Pagoda Festival

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Manuha Pagoda Festival

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Tapaung Festival

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Pindaya Pagoda Festival

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Thingyan Water Festival