Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Travel Articles

My 5 favourite destinations in Myanmar to visit (once it’s safe again to travel…)

As we avoid crowds and promote physical distancing to help combat the looming pandemic, we can’t help but day-dream of adventures to come. The...

Flights to travel home before Thingyan

With commercial flights cancelled and transit restrictions in many places, those who haven't already travelled home face limited options. Fortunately, embassies and organisations are...

Flocking Festivals? Love Houses! Angel’s Children: Hidden Tribes Of Kengtung

In War-Torn Myanmar, Secluded In The Rugged Mountainous Hills Guide Sai Leads Us To Meet The Villages And Understand the Legends. In recent years...

Who Can Save Mergui?

The Mergui Archipelago approaches a crossroads. One path profits the opportunistic, the real estate speculators, and profligatious construction; the other leads the islands through...

COVID-19: Updates on Stay Permits and Business Visas in Myanmar

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, FocusCore Myanmar Company Limited has updated its rules and regulations with the official processes for the first-time applicants of...

Women in tourism

International Women’s Day – 8th March – celebrates the achievement of women and focuses on global gender equality. We wanted this issue to highlight...

Three Day Trips From Yangon: To escape, to indulge and to explore

Mary Banfeild and Morris Averill. There are worlds away from Yangon where the air tastes sparkling clean, where you can enjoy the sunrise, an adventure...

Peter Pan’s Neverland Revealed?

In the fictional Neverland the inhabitants either don’t age – or in Peter Pan’s case, refuse to grow up. Could a newly-rediscovered remote island...

Mandalay

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Nay Pyi Taw

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Bagan

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Inle Lake

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Virtual Train Rides Around The World that You Can Take from your Couch

Are you getting bored of the virtual city landscapes around the world? No more going around inside the massive museums? Well, this weekend, we...

Virtual Tours You Can Traverse From Your Couch (At Home)

Self-quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic can be a bit difficult with all the social distancing, boredom and more. However, according to Fast Company magazine,...

Festival guide: Pagodas of sand

The festivals that take place up and down the country are often the unexpected highlights for those travelling in Myanmar.  Which of us were not...

A Guide to Naga New Year

In the mountains high and secluded, live Naga people. The Naga ethnic tribes had held the New Year festival in their respective villages, but...