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.

Bamboo Shoot and Coconut Milk Curry

In the period of the Buddhist lent from full moon day of July to October, this curry is usually server for vegetarian. Grinded peanut fried together with hot chili is nice blend of bamboo shoot with coconut milk curry.

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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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Dhammayazika Pagoda

Located in a remote area of the Bagan plains is the magnificent Dhammayazika Pagoda.

(Bagan)

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Mingun Pagoda

The Mingun Pagoda is a massive unfinished pagoda built at the end of the 18th century, that was mean

(Sagaing)

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Taung Kwe Pagoda, Loikaw

The cluster lies in the south of Loikaw, Kayah State, atop Thirri Mingala Hill, that has nine peaks

(Loikaw)

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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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Shwe Kyin Oil Lamp Light Festival

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Pagoda Festivals of BAGAN

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Htamane Festival

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Tapoutwe Festival

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Thadingyut Festival of Light

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Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda Festival

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Kekku Pagoda Festival

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Matho Thingan (Yellow Robe) Weaving Festival

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Wagaung Festival

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Kachin Manaw Festival

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Naga Traditional New Year Festival

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Elephant Dance Festival