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Discover Thaungdaw in Myanmar

Thaungdaw in the region of Yangon is a place located in Myanmar - some 185 mi or ( 298 km ) South of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital .

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Local time in Thaungdaw is now 07:34 AM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Rangoon " with a UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Sawankhalok, Phayao, Mae La Noi, Lampang, and Khun Yuam. When in this area, you might want to check out Sawankhalok . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Thaungdaw ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


muscle-powered ferris wheel - NO engine, just epic!

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YOU WANT TO SEE MORE CRAZY STUFF? Ferris Wheesl in Myanmar are different: they have no engine... ..

Индуистский праздник Холи Мьянма (Бирма)

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Репортаж с праздника Холи в Мьянма (Бирма) ..

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Interesting facts about this location

University of West Yangon

The University of West Yangon, located in Htantabin, Yangon Division, is a liberal arts and sciences university in Myanmar. The university offers bachelor's and master's degree programs in liberal arts and science. Students who wish to pursue post-graduate (especially PhD course)studies typically go to Yangon University.

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Located at 16.95 96.01 (Lat./Long.); Less than 15 km away
Tags: Arts and Science universities in Burma, Universities and colleges in Burma, Universities and colleges in Yangon Region

National Highway 2 (Burma)

National Highway 2 (NR2) is a south-north flowing highway of central-western Burma. The highway begins at Satthwadaw, to the north of Yangon at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:17|2|30|N|96|7|56|E| | |name= }} where it is fed by the National Highway 1 and then branches off to the northwest. At Myingyan it joins the National Road 18.

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Located at 17.04 96.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Roads in Burma

Insein Prison

Insein Prison is located in Yangon Division, near Yangon (Rangoon), the old capital of Myanmar. It is run by the military junta of Myanmar, the State Peace and Development Council, and used largely to repress political dissidents. The prison is notorious worldwide for its inhumane and dirty conditions, abusive techniques, and uses of mental and physical torture.

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Located at 16.89 96.10 (Lat./Long.); Less than 25 km away
Tags: Prisons in Burma

Yangon International Airport

Yangon International Airport, located in Mingaladon, at 15 kilometres north of downtown Yangon, is the primary international airport of Burma and the second largest airport in the country. The airport's old terminal is used exclusively for domestic flights, and the new terminal, in operation since May 2007, handles international flights. The airport, which can handle 2.7 million passengers a year, handled 800,000 international passengers and 1.2 million domestic passengers in 2006.

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Located at 16.91 96.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Airports in Burma, Yangon

Myanmar Institute of Theology

The Myanmar Institute of Theology (MIT) is a Protestant Christian Baptist seminary located in Insein Township, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma). The Judson Research Center and the Peace Studies Center are parts of the Myanmar Institute of Theology. There is a Library with 30,000 usable volumes and more than 30 periodical subscriptions for students and faculty.

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Located at 16.88 96.11 (Lat./Long.); Less than 27 km away
Tags: Christian colleges in Burma, Christianity in Burma, Educational institutions established in 1927, Seminaries and theological colleges in Burma, Universities and colleges in Burma, Universities and colleges in Yangon, Universities and colleges in Yangon Region