A Festival over Rolling Mountains : Kachin Manaw Festival

Kachin Manaw Festival or Manaw Pwe is one of the most fascinating displays of ethnic culture in Myanmar. The most famous festival is held in Myitkyina, the capital of Kachin State. Kachin State itself is centre of people’s attention due to beautiful mountain ranges, flower fields and landscapes. Furthermore, it hosts the highest mountain in […]

A Picturesque Hill Resort Near Yangon : Than Daung Gyi

Do you want an escape from sweaty and muggy weather of the central plains? Then, Than Daung Gyi summer resort in Than Daung Township, Kayin State, Myanmar would be a good option for you. From Yangon, it is just 200 miles away and can be accessible by car, bus and even by train on a [...]

Backpackers’ Delight: Mt. Victoria of Chilly Hilly Chin State

If you are an outdoor kind of person and you are not ready to set feet on Mount Everest yet, don’t worry! The stunning mountains of Chin State of Myanmar is waiting for your touch with great trekking opportunities. A blur came in and went out from my mind and one destination stood out far [...]

Salone, True Sea-nomads : The Tribe You Can’t Find in Most Countries

Sea-dwellers of mother ocean are one of the mysteries by the globe. Myanmar has possessed such kind of marine residents called Moken over centuries. They are commonly known as sea gypsies in Southeast Asia. Today-Moken are descendants from the Great Austronesian Expansion who were forced to sea by a group of Chinese expansionists over 3,500 [...]

Honourable Bagan : World Heritage city of Myanmar

On 6th July 2019, Bagan has been ranked as one of the world heritage site in UNESCO World Heritage Committee's 43rd session held in the capital of Azerbaijan, Baku. The ancient city, Bagan, is situated 400 miles north of Yangon and over 170 miles southwest of Mandalay. It can be found in Mandalay Region of [...]

Moeyungyi Wetland Wildlife Sanctuary: The Bird-watchers’ Paradise

Moeyungyi Wetland Wildlife Sanctuary is located in Bago Region, about 70 miles north of Yangon. Only two and a half hour drive from Yangon makes it easily accessible for nature lovers. At first, it was made as a reservoir for irrigation to farmland, though it later transformed naturally into wetland which is 40 square miles. [...]

The Glory of Mandalay : Mya Nan San Kyaw Royal Palace

Mandalay Royal Palace, the Famed Royal Emerald Palace (Mya Nan San Kyaw in Myanmar), is located in the centre of Mandalay city. The Palace can be easily got in as it is situated in Mandalay which is accessible by air, rail and bus. It is one of the major tourist destinations of Myanmar and is a [...]

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