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The modern nation of Mayanmar, formerly known as Burma, sits geographically to the West of Thailand, to the East of India, with China to the North. 1,459 more words


Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon launches New A la Carte Menus at its restaurants

Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon’s restaurants: The Emporia Restaurant, Tiger Hill Chinese Restaurant, Kohaku Japanese Restaurant and the Lobby Lounge are featuring new A la Carte menus from 1st April 2018! 715 more words


Yikes! Yangon - Myanmar

After leaving the beaches of Dawai, I made my way to the last stop of my journey in Myanmar, and indeed Southeast Asia.

I had been backpacking for a year, I was tired of moving around more or less constantly, and was looking forward to returning home to see my family and stuff my face with roast dinners. 571 more words


Water Festival and Lots of it

This year was my first celebration of Thingyan i.e. Water Festival and Myanmar New Year. The festival is a Buddhist celebration, so there are Buddhist elements to fully celebrate the New Year. 680 more words


Thingyan Celebration at School

Before the school closed for Thingyan, we had a celebration. Thingyan, also known as the Water Festival, is the Myanmar New Year. People often celebrate the holiday by throwing water at each other, hence Water Festival, which is especially refreshing because the holiday takes place over the peak of hot season. 504 more words


Liburan Anti-Mainstream, Jalan-Jalan ke Yangon Myanmar

Apalagi jika karena bukan penerbangan murah dari AirAsia yang motto nya “Now everyone can fly” yang membuat saya mengunjungi kota Yangon, Myanmar. Serasa seperti liburan anti-mainstream, karena menurut saya Myanmar belum menjadi desitinasi pilihan orang Indonesia untuk berlibur ke luar negeri. 678 more words


Myanmar :: Shwedagon Pagoda

Shwedagon Pagoda is the most sacred Buddhist pagoda in Myanmar, as it is believed to contain relics of the four previous Buddhas of the present kalpa.

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