Food in Myanmar

Cassod Tree Leaves (Mezali) Soup

Cassod Tree Leaves (Mezali) Soup is special Myanmar traditional food. Myanmar people only make this soup around November and December Month. Some believe this dish have medicinal property when eat in this month especially in full moon day.

Oily Perch Fish Curry with Tomato

I would like to present oily perch fish curry as week’s special. Perch fish is more tender and delicious among freshwater fish. Fish together with tomato, green chili and celery make complete flavors and perfect meal. If you have a chance, should try it for once.

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Dance of Burma

Dance of Bamar

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Zat pwe duet 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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Tiger Mine Camp from Namtu-Bawtwin Mine

On the journey to Namtu of northern Shan State, travellers must pass NamtuBawtin mine which is one o

(Loikaw)

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Kaba Aye Pagoda

The Kaba Aye paya or “World peace pagoda” is a relatively recent pagoda in Yangon.

(Yangon)

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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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Mann Shwe Settaw Pagoda

A pair of Buddha's footprints are located in Settawya, a forest retreat at 34 miles' distance west o

(Minbu)

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Festivals

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Salone Festival

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Kekku Pagoda Festival

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Nayone Festival

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Thadingyut Festival of Light

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"Lu fi" Pa Oo Ethnicity Traditional Fire Festival

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Tazaungmone Festival

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Wagaung Festival

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Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda Festival

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Hot Air Balloons in Taunggyi

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Mann Shwe Settaw Pagoda Festival

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Shwe Kyin Oil Lamp Light Festival

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Taungpyone Nat (Pwe) Festival