Food in Myanmar

Spicy Fried Green Tamarind

This dish is usually served together with main course. In Myanmar tradition course, there is no appetizer server before main course. Appetizer is served as a side dish in the main course. As it named, this dish is with strong taste in sour, hot and also hot.

Spicy and Sour Small Fish with Drumstick-shaped Fruit Curry

Spicy and sour small fish with drumstick-shaped fruit curry not general dish for Myanmar family. Strong taste is added to cook this curry to match with the fish.

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Pandaw (Stucco relief)

The art of Pantaut (stucco sculpture) means a handicraft of making decorative floral designs in relief with stucco. The artisans make the figures of lions, drago

Panbu (Sculpture)

The art of Panbu (Sculpture) means the one which produces figures and floral designs made of wood or ivory. The artisans make the figure of human beings and anim

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The Kainari and Kainara Dance

Dance of Shan

The Kainari and Kainara duet bird dance is performed on auspicious occasions such as eating the new crop festivals and

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Manau dance

Dance of Kachin

The manau dance is a traditional ceremony of the Kachin (or Jingpo) people of northern Myanmar (Burma), Yunnan, China and

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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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Mingun Pagoda

The Mingun Pagoda is a massive unfinished pagoda built at the end of the 18th century, that was mean

(Sagaing)

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Kuthodaw Pagoda

Kuthodaw Pagoda (literally Royal Merit, and formally titled Mahalawka Marazein) is a Buddhist stupa,

(Mandalay)

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Dhammayazika Pagoda

Located in a remote area of the Bagan plains is the magnificent Dhammayazika Pagoda.

(Bagan)

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Pyathadar Temple

The Pyathadar is a very large, impressive brick temple located South East of old Bagan.

(Bagan)

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Festivals

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Elephant Dance Festival

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Nat-taw Festival

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Nayone Festival

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Taungpyone Nat (Pwe) Festival

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"Lu fi" Pa Oo Ethnicity Traditional Fire Festival

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Phathou Festival

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Mann Shwe Settaw Pagoda Festival

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Naga Traditional New Year Festival

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Thadingyut Festival of Light

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Tankhu Festival

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Htamane Festival

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Kachin Manaw Festival