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Articles on travel, tips on where to go, stay and what to do in various town in Myanmar as well as transport advice.

The Lonely Planet likens Myanmar train journeys to ‘going by horse, with the mostly antique carriages rocking back and forth and bouncing everyone lucky enough to have a seat on the hard chairs – sleep is practically impossible.’ For that...
For a day trip to remember, head to Nyaung Chaungtha, a beach ‘resort’ located on the banks of the Ayeyarwady. A return trip costs around 40-50,000k and the journey should (our taxi broke down) be pretty straightforward. Nyaung Chaungtha lies...
(Yangon, July 26, 2017) – Vietjet’s 2016 annual report has been honored with a Platinum Award, ranked the 4th among the Asia Pacific region’s awardees and 11th out of 100 worldwide at the Vision Awards 2016 by League of...
A pioneer Trekking adventure in Southern Chin state, November 2016 6 days, 5 nights 125 kilometer trekking 6,000 altitude meters By Jochen Meissner This trek is one of my personal favourites in southern Chin state, as it combines beautiful landscapes and intact nature, remote...
In the crowded market of Myanmar airlines, one carrier has got its niche successfully carved out as the country’s premium airline. Behind its wheels is Jeremy Kingston, the man in charge of overall operations of FMI Air. Hailing from...
Travelers from Myanmar can explore more of Vietnam as Vietjet, Asia’s favourite low cost airline today announces its newest international route connecting Vietnam’s capital Hanoi to Yangon. To celebrate this announcement, passengers from Myanmar can purchase flights priced from...
By: Susan Bailey The Ministry of Hotel and Tourism likes to boast that 4 million ‘tourists’ will visit Myanmar this year and expats love to complain that Bagan is overrun these days. But the reality is that the country is...
Although Naypyitaw is only 5 hours away from the financial hub Yangon, it has been more than two years since our writer’s last visit to this capital city. Unlike many others, we have no business with government officials nor do...
Myanmar National Airlines (MNA) has acquired new, state-of-the-art Boeing 737-800s, flying to international destinations. The airline has acquired 10 new Boeing aircrafts specifically for their international routes to showcase the airline’s popular new brand identity. Currently, the new Boeing aircrafts are...
You’ve no doubt seen these dishes being prepared on the side streets and local kitchens that pepper the streets of Yangon. Some of you may have ventured in and tried out a few of the more offbeat snacks for...
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An apple a day, keeps the doctor away, but if the doctor is cute, throw the apple away. Am I joking? Nope, just trying to...
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