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Chin State West Myanmar

Heart-shaped Reed Lake

Reed Lake Reed Lake is situated between Chin and Indian mountain ranges. It is located in the north of Reh Khaw Da, a small town that lies near Myanmar’s northwestern border with India, making it a convenient trip for those coming from the South Asian country. Reh Khaw Da Town is in the administrative area […]

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Chin State West Myanmar

Natma Taung through Kanpetlet Town

Buran (Rhododendron arboretum) tree that produces the state flower of Chin State Natma Taung through Kanpetlet Town Natma Taung known as Khaw Nu M’ Cong and in the past as Mt. Victoria is situated in southern Chin State, Mindat, Matupi, and Kanpetlet townships covering an area of 275.35 sq. miles (176,202 acres) at an altitude […]

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Chin State West Myanmar

Chin Mountain Ranges and roaming Gayals

I saw a lot of gayals during my trip to Kanpetlet Township in Southern Chin State and Tedim Township in Northern Chin State. Indian pied hornbills and gayals are regarded as outstanding animals for Chin State. Chin State After our country’s independence, the Chin State was composed of seven Districts; Southern District consisted of Haka, […]

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Chin State West Myanmar

Tee Mit Plain

Tee Mit Plain The plains are located about 7 miles to the south of Hakha and 15 miles to the northwest of Thantlang. Tee Mit Plain is accessible by the Haka-Thantlang Road that passes through it and one can witness the Tee Mit Creek winding through the plains. Chin State is located in the western […]

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Rakhine State West Myanmar

Sittway and towns of Rakhine

Rakhine people, once steeped in long traditions of culture, have lived in Rakhine State in the western part of Myanmar. Throughout history, Rakhine kingdoms had had kings and palaces which were contemporary with those of Myanmar. Among tangible and intangible cultural heritages in Rakhine State, olden MraukU has been arranged by the government to be […]

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Chin State West Myanmar

Khaw-nu-soum or Nat Ma Taung or Mount Victoria

An essay Mount Victoria for Ecotour by King Aung (English).

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Rakhine State West Myanmar

Mrauk-U

Mark-U, An ancient capital of Rakhine State, an essay written by U Thaw Kaung

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Rakhine State West Myanmar

Ngapali Beach & Thandwe

Ngapali beach & Thandwe by U Thaw Kaung

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Rakhine State West Myanmar

Rakhine State

Mrauk-U in 1676 Rakhine State Rakhine State is situated between the Rakhine Yoma Range in the western part of Myanmar and the Bay of Bengal. It borders Chin State on the north, Ayeyarwady Region on the south, the Rakhine Yoma on the east, and the Bay of Bengal on the west. Rakhine State is rugged […]

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Chin State West Myanmar

Chin State

The untouched western side of Myanmar, the Chin state is renowned for its mountainous terrain, unique culture, handicrafts, and warm hospitality of its people. Chin state is also known as the “Chin Hills” due to its mountainous geography that has an average elevation of 5000-8000 feet. In winter, the temperature drops to as low as […]