Food in Myanmar

Fried Spicy Roselle and Bamboo Shoot

I believe you will not forget the dish when you taste it. Fried spicy roselle and bamboo shoot is one of my favorite dishes. Boiled bamboo shoot is mix and fried together with roselle leave and fish paste is also main ingredient to balance the flavor. Check out this easy cook dish and do not forget to make it at home.

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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Sama Gwek Duet Dance

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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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U Bein Bridge

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

(Mandalay)

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Ngar Htat Gyi Buddha Image

The Nga Htat Gyi pagoda in Yangon is known for its enormous seated image of the Buddha.

(Yangon)

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Hsinbyume Pagoda (Myatheindan Pagoda)

The Hsinbyume Pagoda is a beautiful all white structure on the banks of the Irrawaddy river just Nor

(Sagaing)

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Mingalazedi Pagoda

The Mingalazedi is the last of the large temples built in Bagan before the Mongol armies led by Kubl

(Bagan)

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Festivals

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Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda Festival

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Nat-taw Festival

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Wagaung Festival

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Thadingyut Festival of Light

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Manuha Pagoda Festival

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Tazaungmone Festival

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Ananda Pagoda Festival

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Tapoutwe Festival

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U Min Kyaw Nat Festival

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Matho Thingan (Yellow Robe) Weaving Festival

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Shwedagon Pagoda Festival

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"Lu fi" Pa Oo Ethnicity Traditional Fire Festival