Food in Myanmar

Egg-plant and Roselle Leaf Soup

Roselle leaf soup which have sour taste is common soup for Myanmar people. This soup is served in almost all part of Myanmar. Even in food donation ceremony, roselle leaf soup is major side dish you can fine. This time I am going to make the soup mix with egg-plant to get a special taste. Just for knowledge, roselle leaf is can easily mistake in look with marijuana leaf but different.

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.

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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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Mt. Zwekabin

Mt. Zwekabin is one of the most sacred mountains in the country and there is a pagoda that sits atop

(Hpa An)

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Dry Zone Oasis

This time travel is the Trip to Twynma Lake at Kani Township in Sagaing Division nominated as Upper

(Monywa)

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The Magical Environs of BAGAN

There is no doubt that Bagan, with nearly 1000 years of history, is the richest centre for Buddhism

(Bagan)

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Shwedagon Pagoda

No visit to the Union of Myanmar is complete without a visit to the 2,600 years old Shwedagon Pagoda

(Yangon)

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Festivals

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Hot Air Balloons in Taunggyi

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Nat-taw Festival

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Tapoutwe Festival

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Manuha Pagoda Festival

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"Lu fi" Pa Oo Ethnicity Traditional Fire Festival

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Matho Thingan (Yellow Robe) Weaving Festival

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Tapaung Festival

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Kachin Manaw Festival

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Shwe U Min Pagoda Festival

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Thingyan Water Festival

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Mann Shwe Settaw Pagoda Festival

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Pagoda Festivals of BAGAN