Myanmar Travel Guide: 25 Day Trips You Can Do in Myanmar

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The beauty of Myanmar country is defined by countless shimmering pagodas, landscapes and sealed culture that still have a very little touch by Western Influence. For few years since Myanmar opened its door to the world, there is so much to discover from mesmerizing Bagan plain to the far north mountain of Putao, from the serene Inle Lake to the …

Ultimate List of Best Luxury Hotels in Myanmar

List of Best Luxury Hotels in Myanmar : Updated for 2018

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Before you go, check out our Ultimate List of Best Hotels in Myanmar for recommendations that include rates, locations, and great reviews. This article will definitely help you with your stay! Browse through our best hotel finds in these top cities that cover: Yangon ,Myanmar | Mandalay ,Myanmar | Bagan ,Myanmar | Inle Lake ,Myanmar | Pyin O Lwin ,Myanmar …

My Thingyan Water Festival Experience in Yangon, Myanmar - Itinerary, Travel Costs and Tips

My Thingyan Water Festival Experience in Yangon, Myanmar – Itinerary, Travel Costs and Tips

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No question about it, Myanmar is a beautiful country. But do you know what makes it more awesome? I experienced it again with my sister Krista! We have traveled to nine countries together and we always have a good time. This time, we explored Yangon during the Thingyan Water Festival, no less! Obviously, we were soaked but it is all …

Meliá Yangon Hotel in Myanmar - A True Taste of Luxury in the Orient

Meliá Yangon Hotel in Myanmar – A True Taste of Luxury in the Orient

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What I love most about traveling to foreign lands is that I get to experience different cultures and traditions. That, indeed, was the highlight of my travel in Yangon.  Myanmar’s largest city is quickly becoming Southeast Asia’s latest boomtown, and I must say that it is quite astonishing since it’s only been a few years since the dark days of …

DIY Travel Guide to Yangon, Myanmar

DIY Travel Guide to Yangon, Myanmar by @breathingtravel

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Myanmar, formerly and today also still known as Burma, is rapidly becoming a new travelers hotspot in Southeast Asia. Justly, as I find since the country has a vivid history, which is reflected in its people, architecture, and food. Once the capital of Myanmar, Yangon today is the largest city in the country counting 5.2 million people its inhabitants. No …

A Mythical Journey in Myanmar with The Strand Cruise

A Mythical Journey in Myanmar with The Strand Cruise

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It was my second time in Bagan, and I was thrilled to revisit this magical place which is one of the places I visited as a solo traveller years ago. Bagan is truly a picturesque town and photographer’s haven. This time, I’m back for my first river cruise experience at the historic Ayeyarwady (Irrawaddy) River with The Strand Cruise for five days and …

The Strand Hotel Yangon: Its Past Present and Future

The Strand Hotel Yangon, Myanmar: Its Past, Present and Future

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It was 1901, when the Strand Hotel Rangoon (now Yangon) opened to the public, back in those days when a bed sheet and mosquito nets are considered a luxury. The famous Armenian hotel empire, the Sarkies Brothers (who also built Raffles Hotel Singapore) acquired the property, opened it as the Strand Hotel and made it one of Southeast Asia’s Grand Colonial Hotels, now one of Yangon’s …

Ultimate List of The Best Hostels in Myanmar

List of the Best Hostels in Myanmar : Updated for 2019

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Note: This article is updated in April 2019! Providing you the ultimate list of the BEST HOSTELS IN MYANMAR – includes rates, locations and great reviews that will definitely help you with your stay anywhere in Myanmar! In this article, you will find the following – Best hostels in Yangon; Best hostels in Bagan; and Best hostels in Mandalay Pyin Oo Lwin. The Best Hostels in …

11 Ways to Own Your Stay in Yangon, Myanmar

11 Ways to Own Your Stay in Yangon, Myanmar

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Land of the Golden Pagodas. With a moniker like that, it is no wonder Myanmar has been gaining ground in tourism in the recent years. And no other city best fits this claim than Yangon, the primary gateway into the country. Check out some of the cool and cheap tours you could do in Yangon. Myanmar’s commercial and religious center, …