Food in Myanmar

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.

Chicken with Winter Melon Curry

Insert of gourd fruit used in tradition, I am now using winter melon for chicken curry this time. Chicken with Winter Melon Curry is server as a main dish in Myanmar meals and sprinkle on cooked rice to get it sweet taste.

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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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Kaba Aye Pagoda

The Kaba Aye paya or “World peace pagoda” is a relatively recent pagoda in Yangon.

(Yangon)

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Maha Myat Muni Pagoda

The Maha Myat Muni Pagoda is located at the Southwest of Mandalay, where inside lies the Maha Myat M

(Mandalay)

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Myeik Archipelago Myanmar

Myeik Archipelago, located in southernmost part of Myanmar, comprises over 800 beautiful islands.

(Myeik)

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Mahazedi Pagoda

The Mahazedi was built in 1560 by King Bayinnaung of the Taungoo dynasty.

(Bago)

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Festivals

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Elephant Dance Festival

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Naga Traditional New Year Festival

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Nat-taw Festival

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Taungpyone Nat (Pwe) Festival

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Shwedagon Pagoda Festival

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Thadingyut Festival of Light

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Phathou Festival

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Wagaung Festival

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Shwe Kyin Oil Lamp Light Festival

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Pindaya Pagoda Festival

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Thingyan Water Festival

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Ananda Pagoda Festival