Myanmar has changed rapidly both politically and as a tourist destination. It is often difficult to get information once you arrive in Myanmar. Nevertheless, this hub will ensure that you have important information to make your trip in Myanmar successful.
The country’s first impression is clearly visible when you leave Yangon Airport. Yangon is the main gate and commercial capital of Myanmar. It is cool and green all year round with beautiful lakes, shady parks, and lush tropical trees. One thing that will catch your attention is the countless ancient left hand cars, which are driven on the right side of the road. In addition, most people have gum and lips that are stained with red due to chewing betel leaves.
Traveling in Myanmar
Motorbikes are banned in Yangon. Some brands that you recognize are missing, including ATMs. English is also not widely understood or spoken. You can reach the main tourist destinations by bus. The bus station is usually dusty and is located outside the city. To access these stations, you need to rent a taxi. Buses depart to various destinations regularly and are usually fully loaded. Therefore, it is advisable to book tickets early to avoid inconvenience. You will find many travel agents who can help you in your booking.
Myanmar’s countryside, cities, culture, spiritual center and architecture are usually dominated by Buddhist monasteries and temples. You might not want to miss a visit to calm Lake Inle. This vast lake is located in …READ MORE