Travel Diary: Myanmar, my 10th Southeast Asian Country

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Travel Diary: Myanmar, my 10th Southeast Asian Country     Population- 53M Area-676K sq.km Language- Burmese     Currency- Kyat Daily budget (extreme)- 30K kyat (moderate)- 40K kyat       They say Myanmar has thousands of pagodas and stupas as old as Buddhism than anywhere else in the world. Although less grand in scale, imagine smaller Angkor Wat multiplied

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Souvenir Ideas to buy in Myanmar

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Bordered by West Asia, East Asia and  Southeast Asia, I find Myanmar as culturally rich country. With this, it’s worth to it that one can chance upon bizarre, at the same time, alluring gifts and souvenirs as follows:   For those who appreciate its unique cultural element of Myanmar which is inspired by the colorful , mythical marionettes centuries ago;

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Shwedagon & other Pagodas Tour in Yangon

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On my second day in Yangon, Myanmar , I spent less. Most of my expenses went to transportation since I had to travel from Yangon to another impressive place in Myanmar, Bagan. They say that the main pagoda in downtown Yangon is so huge so I spared the first half of my day visiting the Shwedagon Pagoda. In the afternoon, I traveled

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