Food in Myanmar

Tomato Salad

Tomato is one of a fruit which is good for the skin, right? This tomato salad is served as both side dish or snack. Raw tomato is rinse with water and make salad. That why you don’t need a stove or heat.

Indian Trumpet Fruit Salad

Indian trumpet fruit is eaten in many different ways in Myanmar. This fruit is little bitter but some people like that kind of taste. Roast, marinate, pickle and some serve with fresh fruit in salad form.

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Kinnara and kinnari dance

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Oil lamp 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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Myoe Daung Monastery

Myoe Daung Kyaung or Myo Daung Monastery means the Monastery at the corner of the city.

(Bagan)

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Inya Lake

Inya Lake (Lake Victoria) is the largest lake in Yangon, Myanmar, a popular recreational area for Ya

(Yangon)

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Hsinbyume Pagoda (Myatheindan Pagoda)

The Hsinbyume Pagoda is a beautiful all white structure on the banks of the Irrawaddy river just Nor

(Sagaing)

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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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Festivals

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Pindaya Pagoda Festival

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Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda Festival

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Nayone Festival

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U Min Kyaw Nat Festival

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Mann Shwe Settaw Pagoda Festival

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Thadingut Festival

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Tapoutwe Festival

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Htamane Festival

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Shwe U Min Pagoda Festival

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Matho Thingan (Yellow Robe) Weaving Festival

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Wagaung Festival

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Tazaungmone Festival