Our ultimate travel diary from Yangon

As Myanmar’s largest city, Yangon is the gateway to the rest of the country. It was also the capital until the then military Government relocated to Napyitaw in 2006.

Read more about our visit to Myanmar during Chinese New Year where we got to see both the historic sights of the old capital as well as its impressive old colonial architecture…

Our top 3 eating & drinking in Yangon

From cocktails and afternoon tea at The Strand Hotel to budget noodles at 999 Shan Noodle Street, Yangon has plenty of options for all travelers.

Our Top 3 things to do in Yangon

Find out our top recommendations when stopping off in Yangon including exploring the Shwedagon Pagoda; shopping for handicrafts at the local market and discovering a mesmerising reclining Buddha…