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What To See On Your Holidays In Burma Myanmar

May 14, 2008
For the west, Asia has always been an area of deep interest. It is one of the largest mainlands of Southeast Asia. Burma Myanmar shares its border with Laos, China, Bangladesh, Thailand, and India. Burma Myanmar is the land of diverse population and has seven states known as Chin, Kayin, Kachin, Mon, Kayah, Shan and Rakhine. The seven divisions of Burma Myanmar include Bago, Ayeyarwady, Magway, Sagaing, Mandalay, Tanitharyi and Yangon.

Once in Burma Myanmar, there are numerous places of great interest such as Naypyidaw, the well known administrative capital, Mandalay's Royal Palace, Bago, Yangon, and Mawlamyine. Some equally important destinations of Burma Myanmar include Bagan, which is an archeological site that has numerous pagodas at the bank of river Ayeyarwady, Kengtung a tribal area and Lake Inle that is well known for its exquisite boat trips. Other important sites that make perfect tourist destinations in Burma Myanmar include Kyaiktiyo, a major pilgrimage site. Mount Popa is an extinct volcano while Ngapali is a famous beach resort.

Apart from the basic information about tourist spots, while in Burma Myanmar, it is important to know more about its geography and climate so as to make the overall trip pleasant and exciting. Burma Myanmar lies in the Tropic of Cancer and lies in the monsoon area where its coastal area faces rainfall of more than 5000 mm.

The Northern region of Burma Myanmar is the coolest place with an average temperature of 21 degrees. Burma Myanmar is covered with thick forests that have dense tropical growth and some of the indigenous trees including acacia, iron wood, teak, bamboo, mangrove, betel palm, coconut and rubber. So, while making a tourist trip to Burma Myanmar, it is essential to collect some useful information about the area, its climactic conditions and other geographical factors that can help to make the trip exciting and memorable.

Whilst here you can buy numerous items such as precious stones that include rubies, jade, sapphire and many other genuine precious and semi precious stones. In order to save yourself from fakes, make sure you buy these gems and jewels from officially authorized stores. Some of the other useful items that can be purchased from Burma Myanmar include lacquer ware, antiques, tapestries and textiles that contain oriental world charm that makes it unique as well as culturally enriched.

A trip to Burma Myanmar can never be complete without tasting the exotic local delicacies of Burma Myanmar such as Mohinga that contains soup and noodles; Laphet Thote salad that contains nuts and fermented leaves which is eaten with rice; Mee Swan prepared with meat and herbs; Onnokauswe is the coconut based noodle served with chicken; Palata is the Indian bread that is fried with sugar and eaten with meat; Shah food and Curry Mayana are what make the best delicacies of Burma Myanmar region.
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Andrew Gibson is MD of Direct Holiday Bookings. It has holiday villas, ski chalets and self catering holiday apartments to rent on line as a holiday home rental. To see an example of holiday accommodation have a look at Holiday Accommodation
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