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Bagan Three-Wheeler Taxi Service Different but Enjoyable

With a special safety feature to fulfill travellers’ needs and wants such as a safe and comfortable ride, a Grab taxi service has been launched in Bagan, a major attraction for Myanmar’s ...

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Climbing the grease pole

Climbing the grease pole has been a rural tradition in Myanmar since a few centuries.It is a fun event that village boys enjoy, at any festivity where the organising committee of elders arranges which...

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Ancient Pagodas of Kekku

Until the mid 1990s the remote area inhabited by the Pa-Oh race has been inaccessible to the outsider. Few people even of Taunggyi, the nearest big town had been there though many had heard of a compl...

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Myanmar’s Meditation Methods

The practice of meditation is helpful for making your mind calm and peaceful. In Myanmar today, meditation is thriving among not only the old but also the young.

According to Buddhism, the basi...

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FULL-DAY TRIP To MINGUN From Mandalay

Now is a time with an abundant supply of holidays in Myanmar. For those who travel to Mandalay, there is a day-time characterful trip to Mingun village from the cultural heritage city.   ...

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Kayin State

Capital: Hpa-an | Population: Over 1.6 million | Languages: Kayin, Myanm...

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Myanmar’s most interesting museum to visit for free

The Defense Services Museum, nestled in Nay Pyi Taw, the new capital of Myanmar, is housed in the entire lot of 603 acres, with 11 buildings in total accommodating things such as old air planes back...

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TaungPyone Spirit Festival

Dates: August 19 – 26, 2018
Location: Taungpyone, north of Mandalay

The most important spirit or nat festival is the Taungpyone Festival held in August or September each year. This ancien...

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Waso Chinlone Festival

Dates: May 30th – July 28th, 2018
Location: Compound of Mahamuni Pagoda, Mandalay

Waso Chinlone Festival is the longest and oldest festival for Buddhists in Myanmar. It is held annually du...

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Thiho Shin Pagoda Festival

The Thiho Shin Pagoda festival is celebrated in the town of Pakokku, in Magwe Division on the banks of the Irrawaddy River. It is important for all the people of the villages and towns of this dry reg...

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The New J-Me: The free man and his escape from fear

Myanmar’s second generation hip-hop singer and rapper J-Me has recently become a father for the third time and, a reformed man, went on to release a new album Ah-mwyay-sar ah-myay-khan (Heir). He ...

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3-Act:the film industry is not quite dead

In the hope of improving and changing Myanmar’s film world, a new local magazine named 3-Act is now available for readers. The tri-annual publication ‘3-Act’ is the first ever magazine on the My...

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A Rising Star in Myanmar’s Art World

On first glance at the work of Aung Naing Tun, you may think it is a black and white photograph straight from the printer. But no, the art produced by this young creative is formed stroke by stroke ov...

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Palü Bamboo Straws

“We want to provide a Myanmar-made alternative for plastic straws” 

As alarm bells sound warning us of impending global catastrophes caused by plas...

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Wolf in the Kitchen

The solution of one young woman passionate about food, with a dislike of the restaurant industry

Wolf Kitchen is a brand of premium food products gaining a name for itself for its high quality,...

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Traditional arts and crafts go online at Yoeyarzay

Over time, Myanmar’s traditional craft industry has begun to fade due to a lower demand from buyers as well as relying on promotion and marketing strategies that fall behind modern businesses and co...

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A Social Beer Snack Concept

In May this year, The Social House opened its doors on a bustling street in the Yawmingyi area which is a popular area for international companies to open offices and for foreigners to live. Despite....

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A look back on the first Myanmar International Tourism Expo

Over three days from July 20 to 22, the Tatmadaw Exhibition Hall filled with representatives of tourism businesses from across the region. Over forty businesses including hotel chains, local and in....

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Tourist Zone Fees: Where does the money go

As in many countries, tourists in Myanmar are often required to pay a fee to enter the site of a landmark or cultural or historical zone. As well as the well-known zone fee payment points at Inle Lake....

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New Memories Group Hotel to Open in December

Commanding a panoramic vista over the Thanlwin [Salween] River, the 72-key Hotel Suggati is set to celebrate its grand opening on December 15 in Mawlamying, the capital of Myanma...

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Mother's Day Buffet Treat!

To The Queen My Heart
(sunday 13th may 2018) 11.30 am to 3.00pm
Mother's Day Buffet Treat!
Mun Dine for Free !(up to 4 persons)

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Mercure Families Brunch on Sunday


Mercure Families Brunch on Sunday 
Come and sample our Mercure Families Brunch Buffet from 11:30 am till 3:00 pm. To complete your weekend, enj...