Food in Myanmar

Corn with Prawn Cake

Corn with prawn cake is very tasty snack which can also eat with hot rice. This is also easy to cook dish prepare in very short time.

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.

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Ramayana dances

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U Shwe Yoe and Daw Moe 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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Shwenandaw Monastery

The Shwenandaw Monastery is one of the finest examples of traditional 19th century wooden monastery

(Mandalay)

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Soon Oo Ponnyashin Pagoda

Just opposite to the three capitals of Myanmar kings Inwa, Amarapura and Mandalay and running along

(Sagaing)

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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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Shwegugyi Temple

Shwegugyi Temple (literally "Great Golden Cave") is a Buddhist temple built during the reign of King

(Bagan)

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Festivals

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Elephant Dance Festival

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Thadingyut Festival of Light

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Manuha Pagoda Festival

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Thadingut Festival

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Matho Thingan (Yellow Robe) Weaving Festival

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Nayone Festival

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Phathou Festival

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Tapaung Festival

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Naga Traditional New Year Festival

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Kachin Manaw Festival

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Wahsou Festival

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Taungpyone Nat (Pwe) Festival