The art of betel chewing

These days in Myanmar, betel chewing is still common while the trend of smoking cheroots has dropped among Burmese men, compared to the old days. Even right in the cities… 

May 15, 2015 / 0 comment

Traditional food of Thingyan

Thingyan water festival in Myanmar: snacks that will make you want to come back!     No one dares to refuse that Thingyan festival is the most joyful out of… 

April 13, 2015 / 0 comment

The art of traditional Myanmar marionettes

Once upon a time, marionette shows were very popular among Burmese people, and highly esteemed by the royal court. No pagoda festival in Myanmar was complete without a marionette show.… 

December 1, 2014 / 0 comment