We have identified the most interesting and unusual places in Myanmar. This country is one of the most powerful centers of Buddhist culture in all of Asia, for which it is often called the “Country of Golden Pagodas” (there are more than 2.5 thousand of them).
In addition to numerous, sometimes unique temples, there are other equally interesting sights in Myanmar, some of which will be discussed in our article.
Chaittiyo Pagoda is a Buddhist shrine located in the state of Mon, Myanmar. The height of the pagoda is 5.5 meters. It is located on top of a granite stone, held on a ledge by unknown forces. Another name – Golden Stone – the shrine received because of its cover with gold leaf.
According to the legends of local residents, the stone was placed on a rock by two Burmese spirits (natami) about 2500 years ago. Continue reading
The idea of a timeshare is this. You cannot afford to buy property in an expensive foreign resort: expensive, and you will have to pay considerable taxes. But you can buy ownership for a period from one to the 51st week of the year.
Timeshare is distinguished by seasonality and quality of service.
By seasonality, the timeshare has its own color:
• red – the best season to relax;
• white – off-season;
• blue – the season in the lowest demand.
According to the quality of service, timeshares are distributed similarly to the category of “stars” in hotels. Continue reading
Of course, each country has its own special nuances, but there are common ones for the whole of Asia that are best observed.
Traveling in Asia
Avoiding Food Poisoning
According to WHO, the southeast of Asia has been named a region with a high probability of poisoning when eating local dishes. Every second European tourist, to one degree or another, experienced symptoms of poisoning when visiting this region.
In order not to fall into their number, you should not, of course, completely starve yourself. Do not miss all the gastronomic adventures just because of the fact that someone from the neighbors in the hotel was not lucky with the local dishes. Just keep to reasonable limits. Continue reading