Food in Myanmar

Wintermelon Salad

This is a very special salad. Although Myanmar people usually cook water melon as a soup with pork or chicken, but I going to make a salad with grilled prawn, lime juice, green chilli and grinded pea nut. Strong taste of hot chilli and fresh lime juice is mix together with medicinal water melon.

Orange Jelly

Myanmar jelly can be various many different kinds. Depending on ingredient add to the jelly such as fresh fruits, fruit juices, coffee taste will b different. Some people make layer by layer as creative. This desert can also be found in food donation ceremony.

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Nat 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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Mawtinson Pagoda

Mawtinson Pagoda is the most famous pagoda in Pathein.

(Pathein)

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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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Kaunghmudaw Pagoda

The Kaunghmudaw Pagoda (Yaza Mani Sula Kaunghmudaw, also spelled Kaung-hmu-daw) is a large pagoda on

(Sagaing)

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National Races Village

At National Races Village park visitors will be able to explore the custom and culture of main races

(Yangon)

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Festivals

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Shwedagon Pagoda Festival

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Pindaya Pagoda Festival

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Tazaungmone Festival

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Matho Thingan (Yellow Robe) Weaving Festival

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Salone Festival

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"Lu fi" Pa Oo Ethnicity Traditional Fire Festival

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Thanakha Grinding Festival

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Ananda Pagoda Festival

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U Min Kyaw Nat Festival

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Thadingut Festival

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Thingyan Water Festival

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Taungpyone Nat (Pwe) Festival