Myanmar (မြန်မာပြည်), or Burma is a country in Southeast Asia.. Once a part of the British Raj, Myanmar was a closed dictatorship during the late-20th century.With democratic reforms during the 2010s, the country's future is uncertain. The astounding Buddhist architecture and deep jungles were long out of reach reach for most travellers. Book Your Trip To Myanmar (Burma) Get your dream travel planned & booked by local travel experts. At Rough Guides, we understand that experienced travellers want to get truly off-the-beaten-track.That’s why we’ve partnered with local experts to help you plan and book tailor-made trips that are packed with personality and stimulating adventure - at all levels of comfort. Myanmar. Lying at the western edge of the Ayeyarwady river delta. on the Pathein (Ngawan) River 190 km west of Yangon. Pathein is accessible to large vessels and despite its distance from the ocean. it is the most important delta port outside of Yangon. It is also the terminus of a branch of the main railroad line. Southern Myanmar And The Irrawaddy Delta. Tropical southern Myanmar is a huge area which ranges from the quiet and atmospheric towns of the Irrawaddy Delta through the beautiful karst mountain scenery and caves of Hpa An, and on down to the the stunning, vast and remote Myeik Archipelago in the Andaman Sea. Delta Alliance was asked to realise a vulnerability and resilience assessment for the Ayeyarwady Delta in Myanmar, comparable to the “Comparative Assessment of the Vulnerability and Resilience of 10 Deltas”, executed in 2010/2011 for 10 other deltas in the world. This assessment was co-funded by Bay of Bengal Large Marine Ecosystem Project (BOBLME) and the Global Water Partnership. Myanmar, also called Burma, country, located in the western portion of mainland Southeast Asia.In 1989 the country’s official English name, which it had held since 1885, was changed from the Union of Burma to the Union of Myanmar; in the Burmese language the country has been known as Myanma (or, more precisely, Mranma Prañ) since the 13th century.
The pilot saved many lives by dumping fuel before the plane made a hard landing at Yangon airport. This is the second village that we went to. It was, until this point, 100%Buddhist. SUBSCRIBE! http://bit.ly/PlanetDoc Full Documentaries every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday! FULL DOCUMENTARIES http://bit.ly/Full-Docs 00: 15 This is the s... Lethwei is known as the Art of the Nine Limbs - it’s an ancient, violent and bloody full-contact combat sport where knockouts are the key to success. But one... The village of Zin Pyun Gon, nestled in Myanmar's Ayeyarwaddy Delta, appears idyllic in at first glance. But the water that gives this community life also pr... Myanmar - Irrawaddy Delta EuropeAid - EU in the world. Loading... Unsubscribe from EuropeAid - EU in the world? Cancel Unsubscribe. Working... Subscribe Subscribed Unsubscribe 2.66K. In this video I take a walk down the long Maha Bandula Road in downtown Yangon, Myanmar. On this road you will see a lot of street sellers and a lot of Myanm... With the slight relaxation of control by the government of Myanmar, Tony is finally able to explore one of the most fabled and beautiful areas of Asia.