Guy stalks girl at Shwedagon Pagoda, story goes viral

A Facebook user has received an outpouring of support as he embarks on a creepy quest to find the girl he stalked at the Shwedagon Pagoda on Saturday The lovesick stalker professed his love for the young woman in a Facebook post, which also included a photo he took of her without her knowledge The post now has over 1,600 reactions and nearly 500 shares The creepy man writes: Most commenters seemed to...

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This new travel App shows you how to explore Yangon like a local

Gynopedia gives Yangon a much-needed health resource

Gynopedia – the site that helps you find tampons in Seoul, an LGBT-friendly gynecologist in Bangkok or the morning after pill in Lima now offers sexual and reproductive health...

Gynopedia gives Yangon a much-needed health resource

Episode 3 of Coconuts TV show “Questions”: what’s your favorite sexual position?

We have asked about food, and now we are asking about sex In our boldest episode yet of the hit Coconuts TV show "Questions," we asked people all over the region (Jakarta,...

Award-winning photos give intimate glimpse of life in Yangon’s LGBT community

A lesbian couple watch movies from a laptop on the floor of their flat A transgender performer gets ready for a show The images are an intimate look into a society where being...

Award-winning photos give intimate glimpse of life in Yangon’s LGBT community

‘Sucky fucky’: Bizarre death metal video warns of sex tourism and ‘Western sexual pathologies’ in Myanmar

In a bizarre new music video released on social media this week, Myanmar death metal band Nightmare warns that the country is set to become Southeast Asia’s ‘next massive...

‘Sucky fucky’: Bizarre death metal video warns of sex tourism and ‘Western sexual pathologies’ in Myanmar

5 ideas for cheap dates in Yangon

We know the feeling You want to treat someone to a nice dinner, but treating someone to a nice dinner in Yangon can get pricey, and you just put all your savings into six months...

5 ideas for cheap dates in Yangon

‘Karen Viagra’ is the absolute worst thing

Coconut oil has many uses We know this Penis enlargement is not, normally, among them Apparently, men from the Karen minority living in refugee camps on the Thai-Myanmar...

‘Karen Viagra’ is the absolute worst thing

In pictures: Myanmar’s biggest spirit festival is wild, wonderful and gloriously camp

For about two weeks in August, a little village in central Mandalay is transformed The small alleys of Taungbyone teem with festivalgoers waving flowers and paying homage to...

Myanmar spirit festival offers rare space for gay community

Waving their floral offerings in the air, devotees danced through a temple yesterday to celebrate Myanmar's biggest spirit festival which has also become a rare host for the...

Myanmar spirit festival offers rare space for gay community

Coconuts Yangon Sexuality & dating

Buddhist-majority Myanmar is culturally conservative when it comes to sex and relationships. Don’t expect anything like the Bangkok scene! At least not yet. As freedom of speech and expression become entrenched in Myanmar, we may soon start to see some dating culture emerge from behind the lakeside umbrellas where Burmese couples now do all of their canoodling.