Welcome to Myanmar, The official name of the country is the Republic of the Union of Myanmar. In 1989 the name was changed from Burma to Myanmar. It is situated in Southeast Asia and bordered by China, Thailand, India, Laos, and Bangladesh. Myanmar’s capital city, Yangon (formerly Rangoon), is located in the southern part of the country.
Myanmar is one of the most mysterious and amazing tourist destinations in the world and offers all the traditions of South Asia – jungles, snow-capped Himalayas, archaic beaches, and antique cities. Myanmar’s culture is a result of Indian impact with local traditions and some Chinese impact; this can be seen in the diverse stupas and temples throughout the country. Most Burmese people are incredibly polite and friendly and will do their excellently to make you feel welcome in their country.