Shwedagon¬†Pagoda, dated from about 600 BC, is the highlight and a must stop if you are visiting Yangon. The history says that in Maha Sakarit 103 ( about 600 BC), Gautama Buddha attained Enlightenment and while He Journeyed in seven directions, two merchants, Taphusa and Ballika offered Him alms-food. Having obtained eight strands of hair […]

Yangon Marathon will be held on 11 of January 2014. For this edition more than 4000 runners are expected to show up. But not all will finish the race. Even so, there are plenty of reasons to take part at this edition of Yama Yangon Marathon! 1. People – Myanmar is an amazing country with […]