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Explore Namsi in Myanmar

Namsi in the region of Shan is a town in Myanmar - some 94 mi or ( 151 km ) North-East of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Namsi is now 10:14 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Rangoon " with a UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Lampang, Chiang Rai, Chiang Mai, Wan Un, and Wan Pa-pan. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Lampang . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Namsi ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

My Life in Myanmar

9:35 min by Salvatore Profaci
Views: 28771 Rating: 4.75

This is a video describing MY LIFE, living in Taunggyi, Myanmar. I am working at St. Aloysius Gonzaga, a Jesuit school up in the mountains. The video includes a football match between the Jesuit novic ..

Taunggyi Balloon Festival 2011

8:16 min by RepublicOfMikeVideo
Views: 2420 Rating: 5.00

The famous Taunggyi Balloon Festival. The first balloon we saw set the bar for the rest of the festival. The balloon failed to get off the ground and snagged on a telephone pole. Incinerating a few fo ..


Hot Air Balloon Fireworks Explosion Taung Gyi Myanmar

1:03 min by loralgt
Views: 1000 Rating: 5.00

This hot air balloon at the Full Moon Festival in Taung Gyi Myanmar (Burma) 25th November 2012 was intended to go up in the air before the fireworks exploded. Instead it went sideways and hit a buildi ..

Laos Slow Boat to Luang Prabang

3:16 min by Mary Bartnikowski
Views: 578 Rating: 5.00

bartnikowski.com bartnikowski.smugmug.com See real life on the slow boat to Luang Prabang in Laos. Mary and friends take you down the Mekong River from the border town of Huay Xing to Luang Prabang. r ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Taunggyi University

Taunggyi University, located in Taunggyi, is the main university in Shan State, Myanmar. The university offers bachelor's, master's and doctorate degree programs in liberal arts and sciences.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.76 97.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Arts and Science universities in Burma, Buildings and structures in Shan State, Universities and colleges in Burma, Universities and colleges in Shan State

Taunggyi

Taunggyi, is the capital of Shan State, Myanmar. Taunggyi has an estimated population of 205,000 as of 2010, making it the fifth largest city in Myanmar, and is at an elevation of 4,712 feet above sea level. The name Taunggyi means "huge mountain" in the Burmese language, and is named after the ridge on the east of the city, part of the Shan Hills system, whose prominent high point is called Taung-chun or "The Spur. " Locally this spur is popularly known as Phaya Taung.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.78 97.04 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Populated places in Taunggyi District, Taunggyi Township, Township capitals of Burma

Inle Lake

Inle Lake is a freshwater lake located in the Nyaungshwe Township of Taunggyi District of Shan State, part of Shan Hills in Myanmar (Burma). It is the second largest lake in Myanmar with an estimated surface area of 44.9 square miles, and one of the highest at an altitude of 2,900 feet . During the dry season, the average water depth is 7 feet, with the deepest point being 12 feet, but during the rainy season this can increase by 5 feet .

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Located at 20.55 96.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 29 km away
Tags: Freshwater ecoregions, Lakes of Burma, Shan Hills, Shan State, Visitor attractions in Burma

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