Travel

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

Island Hopping Expectations in Myeik

A city perched on the edge of land, a harbor filled with tar stained boats reminiscent of another era. Small narrow boats weave in...

Dawei | Gloriously Untamed

“Without doubt the most jaw-dropping strip of sand in the region, and possibly the whole country, is Po Po Kyauk or Grandfather beach, an...

Yangon International Airport now has official taxi counters in each terminal building arrival...

Rates are fixed and defined by different area zones, Lek Ning, the manager of operations department for Yangon Aerodrome Co Ltd, the airport operator...

Yangon’s Circle Line – Back to the Future

Yangon’s famous circle line is set for a “rising ridership”, with an investment worth billions from Japan to upgrade the 29-mile track set to...

The Strand Is Back

Following an extensive six-month renovation, Myanmar’s iconic hotel The Strand finally reopened its doors on 15th November 2016. It may not be its original ink...

Your Comprehensive List of New Visa Rules from the Ministry of Labour

UPDATED Dec 19, 2016: Our friends at Santa Fe Mobility Myanmar has checked with central Immigration department in Yangon. They were advised the rules for the...

Myanmar has been voted one of the top ten countries to visit in...

The country just scraped into the list, coming in at number nine after Canada, Colombia, Finland, Dominica, Nepal, Bermuda, Mongolia and Oman, and beating...

Diving in Myanmar – In At The Deep End

By Martyn Brown Former church pastor Danny Toy returned home to Myanmar after living in America for 39 years to help share the Gospel. The...

Demand for electronic payments is on the rise in Myanmar

Press Release: YANGON, Myanmar, 29 November 2016 Demand for electronic payments is on the rise in Myanmar, according to global payments technology company Visa, who...
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Bogyoke Aung San Market – Brimming with Colour and Life

Located on the northern edge of downtown Yangon, Bogyoke Aung San Market is an extensive bazaar brimming with colour and life. Here you’ll find...