Some Myanmar traditional snacks are available at road-side-shops on Bogyoke Aung San Road near Bogyoke Market.
Yangon is said to be the city which consumes the most amount of charcoal among the capitals in the world. There are a lot of families which use charcoal for cooking up to the present.
Specialists from Thailand are conducting plastic surgery and rendering skincare services at Pun Hlaing International Hospital in Yangon in August, 2006.
photo by Flower News
Air Asia is launching operations between Yangon and Bangkok in August. Special offer is given at the rate of US$ 25 + insurance fee for single trip to mark launching of its operation.
photo by 7 Day News Journal
The movie “Tasay A Laik Khan Ya Thu Mya” (Those who were follow by ghosts ) direct by Maung Myo Min is on at San Pya and Myoma cinemas in Yangon. It is popular with movie goers because it is first horror to be made.
Local and foreign people can enjoy playing table tennis with an entrance fee of K 1000 per head at Myanmar Table Tennis Federation. Enthusiasts can play by themselves. Training programmes are also available there. Opening hours; from 07:00a.m. to 08:00 p.m. daily
You can see snakes during your trip to Tonte. We do not commonly see them in Yangon . Please beware of them because they may be dangerous.
New Restaurant "samurai sushi "is managed by a myanmar who worked for a sushi shop in Japan.
Address: No.135, Damazedi Rd, Bahan Township
This noodle shop is run by Ton Ton and her sisters .Fresh beam curd dishes are also served here. It opens till 11 o'clock in the morning.
Address: No.28, Phone Gyi Rd.
You can have condition of your hair examined by computer at Center (101). Hair ismaintained with the use of hair restorer is available .It costs K 90000 for ten days.
It is strange to see that figures of pagoda and "Wa", a Myanmar Character, have appeared on the surface of a coconut which was offered to Lord Buddha.