Myanmar (Burma) is a country that covers 676,578 sq. kms, (this is about the size of France) and has a population of 52 million. These people are made up of a striking array of different ethnic groups, which include Bamar / Burmese.
Myanmar has a deep culture of hospitality and openness – most people who visit are struck by the warm and welcoming nature of the locals, who are often keen to ask questions and make friends. And the people love to enjoy themselves – whether it is taking part in one of the hundreds of festivals that happens around the country.
Myanmar is attracting more attention. A trip to Myanmar offers something truly unique – a chance to meet people who are both deeply spiritual and amongst the friendliest on earth. Here you can experience a host of historical and cultural delights as well as seeing absolutely stunning scenery, from the Himalayan north to the beaches along the Bay of Bengal. You can’t miss the famous Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, the ancient capital of Mandalay, the archaeological zone of Bagan, the Indein village at Inhe Lake plus so much more.