Food in Myanmar

Pork Sausage and Dry Fish Tomato Curry

This week one main dish would be introduced; Pork Sausage, Dry Fish with concentrated taste Tomato paste curry seems to be full of sour, salty, sweet and hot flavor.

Fried Bitter-gourd with Pounded Bean

Fried bitter-gourd with pounded bean is especially for vegetarian. For those who are not vegetarian also try this dish. Salt is used to reduce the bitter flavor of bitter-ground. This dish is server as a side dish in Myanmar lunches and dinners.

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Yoke the (Miniatures)

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Oil lamp dance

Dance of Bamar

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Bagan 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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National Museum of Myanmar

The National Museum of Myanmar, located in Dagon, Yangon, is the main museum of Burmese art, history

(Yangon)

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Yangon City

Yangon (also known as Rangoon, literally: "End of Strife") is a former capital of Burma (Myanmar) an

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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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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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Pindaya Pagoda Festival

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"Lu fi" Pa Oo Ethnicity Traditional Fire Festival

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Tankhu Festival

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Tazaungmone Festival

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Wahsou Festival

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Hot Air Balloons in Taunggyi

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Naga Traditional New Year Festival

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U Min Kyaw Nat Festival

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Shwe U Min Pagoda Festival

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Salone Festival

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Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda Festival

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Manuha Pagoda Festival