Myanmar street markets – Snacks from the pavement

Street markets all around the cities When you walk around the streets and downtown Yangon, you will definitely be attracted by the food smell from the street markets and stalls.… 

July 4, 2016 / 0 comment

Yangon Boatmen – struggle of a life on the river

Ko Kyin one of the many Yangon Boatmen just counted the money that he had earned today. He smiled because he earned just enough money to buy a meal for… 

June 19, 2016 / 0 comment

Recreating the Golden Myanmar – The slow process of Change

I haven’t been back to Myanmar for about 8 months, so I was very excited to be back and see the changes because I read and heard that there were… 

June 9, 2016 / 0 comment

Season of Kathina, Season of Giving

This month is a very auspicious month because of Kathina festival that is held from the full moon of Thadingyut to the full moon of Thazaungdaing. Of course every month… 

October 20, 2014 / 0 comment

It’s not that easy to squat in Yangon!

      Hey, men! I am sure you had heard about squatters. It’s all everywhere in news journals, about squatters, about illegal settlement and about clearing them up by… 

May 6, 2014 / 0 comment

International school in Myanmar

  New to Myanmar? Coming from abroad with kids? We would like to help you find what Myanmar can offer your little ones in terms of international standard education. So… 

February 20, 2014 / 2 comments

Myanmar education: Shall we leave in the hands of fate?

      I’ve been thinking of it for ages, well years! But I never got around to it to open my heart. I’ve been seeing, hearing and feeling it… 

January 30, 2014 / 0 comment

Volunteering Tourism in Myanmar – Try to give part of your travel time to the community

    Travelling is a kind of activity that makes you to get many new experiences.   Some people like to use their leisure time to spend a lot of… 

January 28, 2014 / 0 comment

Skyscraper in Yangon: Looking for Heaven, reaching Hell

    Nowadays, several constructors are more and more trying to build high-story buildings in Yangon, Myanmar’s main economic city. Some people call it the “skyscraper-syndrome”. To recall the history… 

January 24, 2014 / 1 comment

Yangon, milestone of a city full of history

      Yangon, former name Rangoon has been the capital city of Myanmar and now is the economic center of the country. When I was young, I lived in… 

January 22, 2014 / 0 comment