Food in Myanmar

Rakhine style Chicken curry

I choose Rakhine traditional chicken curry for this week. It doesn′t need oil, garlic and onion. Main ingredients are fish or shrimp paste, green chili and tamarind juice. Better serve with white rice and also can drink as soup. If you have a chance, let try for once.

Pounded Indian Hog Plum with Fish Paste

Pounded indian hog plum with fish paste is a very appetite side dish for Myanmar people. It is usually serve together with fresh and boil vegetable. I am sure you would not forget a bite of vegetable mix together with this fresh spicy chilli and sour taste of hog plum. Try some.

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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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Ananda Pagoda

The Ananda temple is one of Bagan’s best known and most beautiful temples.

(Bagan)

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Maelamu Pagoda

Maelamu Pagoda is famous for the giant images depicting Buddha’s earlier lives.

(Yangon)

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Pho Win Hill

Pho Win Hill is a Buddhist cave complex. About 900 sandstone caves which contain many carved Buddha

(Sagaing)

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"Shein Makkar" The Place To Wander

There is a Spot to have a Trip to Sagaing Division in Upper Myanmar. There it is located about 26 m

(Sagaing)

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Festivals

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Thadingyut Festival of Light

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Thingyan Water Festival

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Shwe U Min Pagoda Festival

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Nayone Festival

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Htamane Festival

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Hot Air Balloons in Taunggyi

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Wagaung Festival

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Tapaung Festival

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Kachin Manaw Festival

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Salone Festival

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Wahsou Festival

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Pindaya Pagoda Festival