2020 was a year we will never forget. It was tough in many ways not only in Myanmar but across the globe. But it also taught us patience, collaboration and empathy. We survived challenges, thrived and adapted like never before. We healed from personal tragedies and we found new hope. We have evolved and grown to ensure 2021 and the years ahead will be even better than before.
The world is ready to be back on track soon, so it's a perfect time to make bucket lists and plans! Whether you are a Burmese citizen looking for ways to spend time with your family or visitors who are looking forward to visiting Yangon soon, this is a list of family-friendly activities in Yangon to try out after the pandemic.
Plant City is located in Shwe Pauk Kan but carrying out the business online. We sat down with Ma Pyae Pyae to understand more about her business and what drove her to start a plant business.
Contribute an Eco-brick to new school facilities in Hlaing Thar Yar. Plastic is everywhere- on the streets, littering our parks, floating in the waterways and even in the foods we eat. Even if we try to live a green lifestyle, it is hard to completely avoid plastic.
Among the Yangon Christmas displays, the phrase “Sweet December” stands out. But what is Sweet December exactly? I spoke to people from across Myanmar and interpretations were, predictably, diverse. Even some Myanmar people were unsure.
Only 5 hours’ drive from Yangon, Pyay is the ideal weekend getaway. It’s not just home to Myanmar’s other UNESCO world heritage site but a destination in its own right, with many activities beyond the ancient cities. Here are eight highlights worth getting out of the car for.