Category: Myanmar

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Myanmar Travel Guide

Myanmar Travel Guide

TRAVEL WARNING Country-specific safety instructions Travel in the country In parts of Kachin State and northern Shan State, armed conflicts between rebel armies and the Myanmar military continue, which also resulted in deaths. Many...

Myanmar Overview

Myanmar Overview

GENERAL Official name of the state Republic of the Union of Myanmar. Capital Naypyidaw. Geography As a country located in Asia according to hyperrestaurant, Myanmar borders China, Laos and Thailand to the east and...

Burma Religion

Burma Religion

A large majority of the Burmese, the Arakanes (rakhine), mon, shan and pa-o as well as the majority of karenas belong to the Buddhist theravada school. Among the minority people Kachin and Chin are...

Myanmar

Myanmar Recent History

The discovery of Burma can be traced back to Marco Polo who, although he did not reach Pagan, at that time capital, had stayed at the Mongolian court in 1275. Polo revealed to Europe...