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Shwedagon Pagoda, Yangon

Shwedagon Pagoda, Yangon

Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon is the most important religious site in Myanmar, believed to contain relics from 4 different Buddhas and an important symbolic location which has been a backdrop…

Kakku Pagodas near Inle Lake

Kakku Pagodas near Inle Lake

The Kakku Pagodas Complex is a Buddhist religious site in Myanmar featuring around 2,500 stupa tightly grouped together in a square. The stupa at the Kakku Pagoda Complex vary in…

History of Myanmar Railways

History of Myanmar Railways

The first railway in Myanmar was opened in 1877. This 263 km railway line ran between Yangon and Pyay and was operated by a private company, The Irrawaddy Valley State Railway…

Myanmar Railway Map

Myanmar Railway Map

Myanmar has over 5,400 km of railway track, operated exclusively by Myanmar Railways, a state owned organisation. Myanmar’s large railway network serves some 858 stations on ten interconnected train lines.…