Shwe Ya Thar, Shwegondine, Yangon.

Instagram is without a doubt one of my favourite places to find recommendations for local restaurants, and so when I was looking for a breakfast restaurant near the Shwedagon Pagoda, I turned to Ramona (@Ramona_eats) one of my favourite foodies for help. She came through with a belter of a suggestion, in the form of…

Where To Eat in Yangon During Thingyan 2018.

Myanmar traditionally celebrates their New Year or “Thingyan” in April, a celebration usually heralded by the arrival of the years first rains, a welcome relief from the scorching heat we are experiencing currently. Thingyan is celebrated with a country wide 5 day public holiday and it is common for many restaurants and bars to close…

A Sunday Staycation at Hotel G, Yawmingyi, Yangon.

One of Yangon’s newest hotels, Hotel G opened to much fanfare last August, and after recommending it to several friends who came to visit me in Yangon, I was looking forward to having the chance to stay there myself! Located on the corner of Yawmingyi & Alan Pya street, Hotel G is perfectly located for…