Content posted on Jul 17, 2017

5 Tips To Know Before Visiting Myanmar


1. New US Dollar Note
 
Before you visit Myanmar, make sure that you’ve prepared new US Dollar Note. We would recommend you to exchange US Dollar to Kyat at local banks in Myanmar. THB (Thai Baht) is also accepted as alternative currency.

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2. Men are allowed to get close to Buddhist monument
 
Cultures norm in Myanmar is heavily influenced by Buddhism. This impacts the matter of etiquette in men and women. If you’re travelling around, you will observe that ladies are not allowed to enter where Burmese people believe that Buddha is. If a woman is making a donation, she will place it somewhere the monk can retrieve it, rather than hand it over directly.

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3. Unique of Burmese  driving
 
Myanmar has the distinction of having right hand steering and driving on the right hand side of the road split personality. If you’re on the road, we believe you’ll be surprised.

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4. Take off your shoes when visiting temples in Myanmar
 
It is important that visitors to Burma should pay proper attention to this custom when visiting Myanmar. Burmese do not wear shoes indoor. No shoes, no slippers, no socks, no stockings, no footwear of any kind on pagoda in Myanmar.

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5. Don’t forget to put on Thanaka Powder
 
Thanaka is the name of a slow-growing tree that thrives in the arid central parts of Myanmar. The eponymous paste is made from grinding the bark against a flat, wet stone and then applied to the face. Thanaka is locally claimed for a good protection from the sun, lightens the skin, and even works against acne. Believe it or not, it is claimed that Thanaka can help performing the ageless beauty and flawless skin of the Burmese people. You can grab and get Thanaka as souvenir. It’s easy to get from department store or convenient store there.

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Have fun!