Most Wonderful Wooden Carving Monastery, Shwenandaw Monastery – Myanmar Shwenandaw Monastery (Golden Palace Monastery) was built by King Mindon in 19 Century. Shwenandaw Monastery is famous for its amazing teak wooden carvings of Buddhist myths, which adorn its walls and roofs. The building is completely traditional Burmese architectural style. This ‘Golden Palace Monastery’ remains the sole major survivor of [...]
Mandalay Hill is a 240 metre (790 ft) hill that is located to the northeast of the city centre of Mandalay in Myanmar. At the top of the hill is the Sutaungpyei (literally wish-fulfilling) Pagoda. A panoramic view of Mandalay from the top of Mandalay Hill alone makes it worthwhile to attempt a climb up [...]
Chaung Tha Beach, 246km from Yangon, is the nearest beach resort located in the Ayeyarwaddy Division. Chaungtha Beach, as it is more commonly known, is about 5 hours’ drive away from Yangon. Boats head out to Whitesand Island (one way Ks 4000, one hour) at 8am, returning at 5pm. It’s a good place for swimming and snorkelling, although there [...]
Milla Dawt Hniang is a 22-year-old, country singer/song writer. Her debut album, Gone, is now AVAILABLE in iTunes, Amazon & Tate Publishing. Milla is a native of Burma (Chin) was born in Hakha, Chin State, Myanmar in 1990 and has been in the states, Columbia, Maryland, USA, since she was 8 years old. Milla loves singing so she uploaded [...]
You can see President Thein Sein on Time Magazine Cover, with title Burma Unbound – ‘President Thein Sein is trying to transform military state into thriving democracy. Can he succeed and will Burma general let him?’ U Thein Sein, 67, is trying to perform a triple act of moving toward democratic government, overhauling one of [...]
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