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Central Myanmar Magway Region

Bogyoke Aung San Residence Museum in Natmauk

Bogyoke Aung San Residence Museum in Natmauk Bogyoke Aung San Residence Museum in Natmauk was the home of his parents U Phar and Daw Suu in Magway Region. He lived in this house from 1915 to 1929. His brother U Nay Aung and mother Daw Suu continued living at the residence after U Phar passed […]

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Central Myanmar Mandalay Region

Mount Popa Geopark

Mount Popa Geopark and its Aesthetic Values by Than Htun (Myanmar Geosciences Society) Under the National Geopark Committee, National Geopark Executive Committee has been striving to establish, by the collaborative effort of Myanmar Geosciences Society, Forest Department and Geology Departments of various Universities, the first National Geopark in Mount Popa region. With the approval of […]

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Central Myanmar Magway Region

Minbu-Saku

Magway Myathalon in Distant view from Minbu Minbu-Saku Minbu and Saku in the history Minbu Saku Region is located at the confluence of Mann Creek and Ayeyawady River. Writer Letwe Minnyo (U Chan Tha) depicted a love scene between King Mohnyin and Shin Boh Mei in Minbu, quoting the poems on the concluding of Temiya […]

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Central Myanmar Mandalay Region

Amarapura, three tombs of kings, and Bodaw Phaya

Amarapura, three tombs of kings, and Bodaw Phaya By Maung Tha (Archaeology) Amarapura established in the Konbaung era which lasted from 1752 to 1885 AD has been distinct as an old royal palace of Myanmar till today. Heritages in the Konbaung era such as U Bein Bridge, Pahtotawgyi, Naypukhan Buddha Image, Kyauktawgyi Buddha Image, Shwekyetyet, […]

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Central Myanmar Mandalay Region

Mount Tuyin

The Mt. Tuyin The Mount Tuyin  is situated west of Nuaung Oo — Kyaukpadaung motor road about six miles away south-east of Bagan. The motor road goes right up to the foot of the western stairways which takes you up to the hilltop cedi. There is a large lake west of the Turin and Thet […]

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Central Myanmar Mandalay Region

Mountain resort in Mandalay Region

Pyin Oo Lwin or stunning mountain resort in Mandalay Region Pyin Oo Lwin is a popular mountain resort and a scenic hill town in Mandalay Region and has long been a hot-season getaway for local travelers. PyinOoLwin was originally called Maymyo and was a summer retreat during British rule. It is located 3,538 feet above […]

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Central Myanmar Magway Region

Yenangyaung

Yenangyaung Advertisement and brochure of Lei Thar Gone Guesthouse of Yenangyaung Town Dear Guest, After touring in Myanmar and enjoying Myanmar’s splendid sights at Lei Thar Gone Guesthouse of Yenangyaung you might, first of all, enjoy lazing around the pool and admiring the wonderful view from Lei Thar Gone. But there is more to do […]

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Central Myanmar Magway Region

Salay Town

Sunset view of Salay from the Ayeyarwady river Salay Town During my visit to Salay in Chauk Township of Magway Region, I aimed to observe Salay sculptural Yokesone monastery and facts about the great poet Salay U Ponnya. Hence, I did not have adequate time to observe the remaining subjects in Salay. Even though I […]

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Central Myanmar Mandalay Region

Seeing Popa Taungkalat from Mount Popa

Mount Popa Mount Popa To see the idyllic view of Popa Taungkalat or volcanic plug, which is mistakenly known as Mount Popa from the mountain, has become a lifelong memory. Clouds are floating under us and around the Popa Taungkalat. With the first two or three rainfalls of the monsoon season, the high temperatures in […]

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Central Myanmar Mandalay Region

The Mandalay Royal Palace

The Royal Palace of Mandalay Those who have visited Mandalay royal city could see Myanansankyaw Golden Palace built in the royal city and could take pride in royal traditions and buildings of Myanmar. Royal buildings including Myanansankyaw Golden Palace where two kings of the Yadanabon era resided in the late Konbaung era before Myanmar lost […]