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BKK Night Market is back to downtown Yangon

The famous Bangkok Night Market is back to downtown Yangon with another indoor busy street bazaar experience at Urban Asia Center on 48th Street across Maha Bandula Road. Starting...

An alternative Bangkok

Sure, Bangkok is eating bugs on Khao San Road and lurid nightlife and tuk-tuks and temples. For many foreigners living in Yangon, it’s a getaway for shopping and feasting. But for the savvy traveler,...

Myanmar’s drift king

One of Myanmar’s brightest car racing prospects, Kyaw Zin Oo, is making it big in Thailand but his sights are set on the biggest drifting tournament in the world. Words by Min Ye Kyaw....

JCB launches travel deals and prizes for its card holders

International credit card company JCB is offering its cardholders lucky draws and special promotions on travel from mid-March to May 15. JCB card members from AYA and CB banks in Myanmar can enjoy online and...

Yangon’s hip Bangkok night market

Bathed in the golden glow of the Shwedagon Pagoda most nights until April is a gathering of Thai food, clothes, cosmetics, and more—a “taste of Bangkok,” so the organizers say. The BKK Night Market on...

Bangkok Shopping: Christmas and New Year

The season for gifting is here, but if you are having little success at finding the right presents in Yangon, perhaps a trip to Bangkok is on the cards. Only one hour away by plane,...

Bangkok In 72 Hours

Liz Smailes Gilded temple spires, gleaming shipping malls, soaring skyscrapers, sidewalk and gourmet restaurants all jostle for space amidst market stalls of every description in Bangkok's neon-lit capital. Liz Smailes returns to a city she...