Myanmar travel (formerly Burma) useful tips

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Travel to Myanmar information and guide on what to do and what to see.

  • Where is Brimania located
  • Brimania capitals
  • Burma what to see
  • Shwedagon Pagoda
  • Mingun
  • Templi in Bagan
  • Ponte U Bein
  • Mandalay Hill,
  • Pagoda Shwemawdaw e Shwethalyaung Buddha
  • Ngapali beach
  • Burma excursions
  • Inle Lake
  • Fiume Ayeyarwady
  • Mount Kyaiktiyo
  • What to eat in Burma
  • Burma pictures and photos

Where is Brimania located

La Republic of the Union of Maynmar, better known as Burma, is one State of Southeast Asia which is located on the west coast of the Indochinese peninsula.



Il Maynmar borders with l'India, Thailand, China, il Laos and Bangladesh and overlooks the Andaman Sea and on gulf of bengal.

Brimania capitals

La Capital of Burma it is only one but we used the word Capitals of Burma in a broad sense as the capital of the former Burma was Yangon then, on November 6, 2005, it was moved to Pyinmana which, in turn, was officially renamed Naypyiadw or seat of the Kings.

Burma what to see

Myanmar it is a mysterious but at the same time magical place and is the favorite destination for those who love to do one regenerating and spiritual holiday.

In Burma you will do a journey closely with culture antichissimand and you will be kidnapped by breathtaking views that this magnificent land is able to give.



Let's find out together what to see in Myanmar:

Shwedagon Pagoda

La Shwedagon Paya it is found at Yangon la largest city in Myanmar and it is one of the symbols as well as one of the greatest attractions of this State.

La Shwedagon Pagoda it is 98 meters high, was built more than 2500 years ago and is surrounded by many temples.

Un advice that we give you is to admire it at the sunset as the rays of the sun make the golden temple making it shine.

Mingun

Mingun it is known as the ancient royal city and is famous for its mammoth pagoda remained unfinished.

This very particular city can only be reached by crossing the Ayeyarwady River with boats starting from Mandalay Hill, .

Templi in Bagan

Bagan it is one of the most evocative and particular places in the world and hosts over 2000 temples which are scattered over a not very vast territory.

If you decide to visit this enchanted place, we recommend that you do the so-called Sunrise champagne flight or the balloon flight at dawn that will allow you to admire one of the most beautiful sceneries in the world.


Ponte U Bein

Il Ponte U Bein represents the only way of access toancient capital Amarapura and it was built more than 250 years ago.

This bridge with its beyond 1.100 meters of walk is considered the largest of its kind in the world and walk side by side with Buddhist monks it is a really good experience.


Mandalay Hill,

Mandalay Hill, it is the second largest city in the country and was born on a hill with breathtaking views.

Here you can take a tour of the various markets they sell local products and you can admire statues e sanctuaries of great religious value.

Pagoda Shwemawdaw e Shwethalyaung Buddha

La Pagoda Shwemawdaw with its 114 meters of height it is the largest of the Myanmar, is located in the city of New and is also known as the Temple of the Gold God.


La Shwethalyaung Buddha and the Buddha statue oldest and most venerated in the country, it was built over 1000 years ago and is about 55 meters long.

Ngapali beach

Ngapali beach it's a real one heaven on earth and it's the most beautiful beach in Myanmar.

This wonderful beach is composed of White sand, is wild and untouched, the sea it is spectacular and many and characteristic are born nearby local e restaurants.

Burma excursions

Let's see now which are the most beautiful excursions to do in Myanmar:


Inle Lake

Do a'excursion on Inle Lake it is a unique and unrepeatable experience as you can admire it villages built on stilts and the incredibles floating gardens.

Il Inle Lake is surrounded by lush mountains and we advise you to take an evening tour with the features motolance locali as the lake is illuminated with very small flames.

Fiume Ayeyarwady

Do one Ayeyarwady River cruise it is another wonderful experience and there are many shipping companies that will offer you excursions at advantageous prices.

This river it is very important because it is the unifying element of the country and you can also choose a multi-day cruise that will take you to most beautiful places in Burma.

Mount Kyaiktiyo

Il Mount Kyaiktiyo hosts one of the holiest Buddhist sites in the world that is a sort of boulder covered entirely by golden leaves.

Let's say you do anexcursion to Mount Kyaiktiyo it means challenging every law of physics and will leave an indelible mark on you for life.

What to eat in Burma

If you decide to do a trip to Burma know that you will never be left with an empty stomach because you can eat many and very tasty local dishes and products For example, soups of any kind, lentils (excellent), very good and very tasty vegetables, beef, pork and chicken stew are very popular.

Obviously it cannot be missed rice, desserts made of rice, and excellent fruit, bananas, pineapple, melon, watermelon, papaya and so on and so forth.

For those with different needs there are many around Chinese and Thai restaurants.

We conclude by saying that the best thing about this country is that it is not a built place, an artifact to please tourists, on the contrary the place is truly authentic, original and unique unfortunately in fact the poverty of this people is always at hand and it must be said that in their poverty, they tend to share what little they have with others.

If you can there we recommend to buy some soap, shampoo and leave some clothes… the children will be grateful to you forever.

Burma pictures and photos

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