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500,000 day trip visitors visited Myanmar through Tachilake border gate

Nearly 500,000 day trip visitors visited Myanmar through the Tachileik border gate in seven months, from April to November 2017, according to the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism. Foreign visi...

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Craft Marionettes

Myanmar Marionettes are handled through strings attached to the forehead, neck, spine, elbows and hands, knees and heels. The criterion of the highest talent in puppetry is that the small wooden dolls...

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Historic Portuguese Church

The ruins of a historical building, located just across the Bago River, used to be only popular with drug addicts and young couples. That was until 2013 when the Department of Archeology and National ...

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Myanmar Classical Dance

By Ma Thanegi

As much as the Myanmar people love festivities, they enjoy dance. Many of the nationalities have group dances to celebrate harvests and New Years when men and women may dan...

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Yangon Untravelled 3

Nagar Glass Factory (Yaw Gyi Kyang Street, off Insein Road, Hlaing Township) In 2008 Cyclone Nargis put the once ubiquitous factory of Nagar Glass out of commission, but the family has kept the compo...

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Yangon Untravelled 2

In 1918, Chinese tycoon Lim Chin Tsong crowned his career with a magnificent mansion overlooking Inya Lake. Five years later, he died broken and penniless, only his distinctive tower behind. The Chi...

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Yangon Untravelled 1


The Reclining Buddha (Corner of Shwegondaing Roadand Phaung Daw Oo Street, Bahan Township)
The Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda, home to a 65-metre long reclining Buddha i...

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Hot Air Balloon Festival

Dates: From 28th October, 2017 Location: Taunggyi, southern Shan State Duration: Five days
Also known as Tazaungdaing Fire Balloon Festival, the daytime competitions are for balloo...

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Taunggyi fire Balloon Festival

Dates: October 28th to November 4th, 2017
  
Hot-air balloon festival is held one week before the fullmoon day of Tazaungmone. This festival is very well-known as one of the mo...

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Full Moon of Thadingyut

By Noe Noe Aung
Festival of Lights in English is held on the full moon day of Myanmar Lunar month of Thadingyut, the seventh month of Myanmar calendar.Thadingyut is a custom festival which i...

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7th Edition of Wathann Film Festival showing LOVE

The 7th edition of the Wathann Film Festival was held on last September 6th to 10th with the competition closing on September 11th with an awarding ceremony held at Waziya Cinema in Yangon. WFF is t...

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Empty Pocket

By Lwin Mar Htun

Five local musicians who perform together as the band named ‘Empty Pocket’ have produced their very first album, ‘Tawgyi Tan Mha Sar Ta Soun’ (A letter from the ...

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Yangon’s hottest night spot? The Vibe

Yangon nightlife has improved hugely in recent years and the variety of options available to revelers is still on the increase. In the last couple of years, new bars and clubs have cropped up all over...

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Good food, great coffee at an old -school coffee house

A well-known Malaysian restaurant chain ‘Old Town White Coffee’ has opened in Yangon and the shop is mostly busy with the customers who love their original white

coffee and famous nasi lam...

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Climb O’ Clock

Aung Khaing Myint greets me at the door with a handshake that billows out in a cloud of chalk powder. Inside, behind him, a young boy clings to the wall while his friend hollers encouragement from the...

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Shopping: Yangoods

By Lwin Mar Htun
Local lifestyle brand Yangoods, which specializes in fashion and decorative items that fuse Myanmar’s traditions with the modern age, is becoming one of the hottest compan...

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Regional Café & Bistro Bar

The first thing that strikes me when I walk into Regional Café and Bistro Bar is the design. The layout flows well from open plan to a raised, more intimate seating area to the private booths at th....

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Hotel Sakura Princess

Mandalay is one of the famous tourist destinations of Myanmar because it is the last royal capital of Myanmar and also it is the second largest city. The city is always busy with travelers and t....

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A Haven at Inle

Approaching from the lake by boat, engines are switched off and guests are rowed through the private bay to the hotel jetty by a resident Intha leg rower. The low-lying traditional wood bungalows sl....

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Olea Mediterranean Restaurant at Meliá Yangon

South-east Asian food can be a real challenge for those looking to pair their favorite local fare with a nice bottle of wine.  With chili  being such an important part of the food in this re...

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The bar burdubai

For the raining season we have special promotion on
wednesday, friday and saturday.
(For the wednesday)
Ladies night promotion buy (2) cocktails get (1) present.
If four ladies will come ...

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Aung Myint Mo Hotel


Located a faw minutes from Mandalay’s highway bus terminal, Aung Myint Mo hotel is perfectly placed for leisure or business travelers. The hotel offers full-featured modern accommodation with a ...