Nowadays, Myanmar is becoming a popular tourist destination to many people. I think Myanmar and its cultural characteristics are quite familiar to everyone. However, there are many special things about in this country that you haven’t known Myanmar yet.
Some special things about Myanmar that you should know
1.Tet Myanmar in April
Traditionally, water festival day Myanmar took place from 13 to 16 April lunar calendar, Easter falls on the West. Thingyan New Year is a very important holiday in the holiday season is a part of the summer vacation after one year of study. One of the typical festival is splashing usually takes place on the first day of the holiday, all restaurants, bars and shops are shut. People throw water on each other for the unfortunate cleansing of the old year. Guests traveling Myanmar during these months will be very interesting because the exciting activities that occur deep national identity here.
Myanmar on April 1.Tet
Traditionally, Tet Myanmar has been held from 13 to 16 April lunar calendar and this period also coincides with the Easter Falls on the West. Thingyan New Year is a very important holiday. It is a part of the summer vacation for student to relx after one year of hard studying. One of the typical festival is splashing that usually takes place on the first day of the holiday. In this day, all restaurants, bars and shops are closed. People throw water on each other for the unfortunate cleansing of the old year. And if you make a Myanmar tour in this month, you can feel the interesting of so many special activities. Both of them are deeply nationalistic.
2. You shoulg bring a lot of cast when traveling Myanmar
Credit cards can only be used in the 5-star hotel or luxurious restaurant. There are a few ATM in Myanmar streets so you should carry a lot of cash by your side. You also need to keep money clean, no stains, no marks or it would be invaluable in Myanmar.
3. Myanmar Hotels are very expensive
The price of Myanmar hotel are more expensive than other South East Asia countries. Every year, the number of visitors to Myanmar pilgrims
Since opening to have a lot of visitors to Myanmar for pilgrimaging while there is a few hotels are opening. Because there are many hotels in Myanmar are building. That is the reason why Myanmar Hotels are very expensive.
4. Myanmar people eat with their right hand
When traveling Myanmar, you need remember to always use the right hand to hold food or give money to someone. Because eating with the left hand in Myanmar is considered indecency. In Myanmar people use the left hand when they go to toilet. Myanmar people use their fingers to squeeze the rice into a small park and mixed with other foods. Beside that, the Muslims shouldn’t not eat pork and Buddhists shouldn’t not eat beef.
5. The Railway transport in Myanmar is very bad
Railway transport in Myanmar pretty bad. Boats move very slow and often late and the temperatures on are colder despite the hot day.
6. Myanmar has many beautiful beaches
Myanmar is a country with 2,000 kilometers of coastal shoreline. It is the most beautiful beaches in Asia. It just take you 45 minutes from Yagon to Ngapali Beach – the famour beach of Myanmar
7. The Internet in Myanmar is not banned, but very slowly
Until 2000 the Internet will be allowed to use in Myanmar. But people need to pay very high price so that they can use it. In spite of the high price, the Internet is very slow.
That is one of the important points about Myanmar that you should keep in your mind. I hope this knowledges will help your Myanmar Tour is more i nteresting and perfect.