Viral photos reveal glitches in the Myanmar matrix

A post in the hilariously informative Myanmar Breaking News Facebook group that has been shared over 1,000 times since last night will leave you wondering whether your life is real or just a mediocre simulation. Check out some of the photos below: The world’s greatest idea.   The most relatable deity.   A motorbike trishaw. Why isn’t ...

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20 adorably awkward Myanmar animals

20 adorably awkward Myanmar animals

                                   

A group of divers is saving Myanmar’s marine wildlife from deadly ghost nets

A group of divers is saving Myanmar’s marine wildlife from deadly ghost nets

On April 10, 2016, diving enthusiast Thanda Ko Gyi set off for her third visit to The Nursery – a dive site off the coast of Kawthaung, near an obscure islet called Sloop Rock...

Take a selfie of yourself at Yangon’s glittering wonderland

Take a selfie of yourself at Yangon’s glittering wonderland

Just beneath the Shwedagon Pagoda, the perfect selfie opportunity for you and your squad awaits. The Myanmar International Lighting Festival has turned a section of People’s...

‘On the Go’: a Myanmar musical adventure with LA band jackbenny

‘On the Go’: a Myanmar musical adventure with LA band jackbenny

The brothers behind jackbenny – a cheery LA-based band with a message of love and diversity – tell us about the unexpected audiences they found around Myanmar. by Benny...

Feathers fly as Chin National Day kicks off in Falam [PHOTOS]

Feathers fly as Chin National Day kicks off in Falam [PHOTOS]

As Chin people tell it, Chin National Day commemorates the struggle against feudalism, colonialism and imperialism. Yesterday, people from all over Myanmar and abroad came...

PHOTOS: Harambe in Taunggyi, and other adorable things we saw

PHOTOS: Harambe in Taunggyi, and other adorable things we saw

Our feeds are still flooded with gorgeous photos of hot air balloons exploding over the crowd at the Tazaungdaing Festival in Taunggyi last weekend. That’s great. We love...