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Sampan Travel’s seven-part virtual tour highlights Myanmar’s wartime past

Yangon-based boutique tour operator, Sampan Travel, has launched an online tour led by renown military historian Robert Lyman, who will take history buffs through...

Travel bubbles part of Myanmar tourism’s recovery plan

Myanmar has mapped out a three-phase plan to reinvigorate its tourism industry, including fiscal aid for businesses, implementation of health and safety protocols, and...

Mekong Tourism Forum postponed to February 2021

The Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO) and the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism, Myanmar have decided to push back the dates of the annual...

Myanmar, Cambodia pin hopes on China tourists for post-pandemic restart

Tourism authorities in Myanmar and Cambodia are eyeing to recapture the Chinese market once travel resumes. At the latest meeting of Mekong Tourism Advisory Group...

Mixed measures taken by CLMV nations in fight against Covid-19

Mid-April New Year celebrations were cancelled in Laos, Myanmar and Cambodia in a bid to halt the spread of Covid-19, along with existing border...

Mushrooming of eco-lodges in Myanmar paves way for poverty reduction

As travellers become more aware of their footprint and the impact they have on locals, hopes are being pinned on Myanmar’s mounting eco-lodges piquing the interest of conscientious tourists wanting to truly immerse themselves in local life.

New sustainable lodge in Myanmar eyes longhaul travellers

A new sustainable lodge is aiming to lure more longhaul travellers to Myanmar’s untouched coastline, while giving back to the community. Lalay Lodge opened its...

New tour by Sampan Travel shines light on Myanmar’s forgotten WWII...

Myanmar-based boutique tour operator Sampan Travel will be hosting The Forgotten War Tour, exploring the stories and legacy of the Second World War in...

Living Irrawaddy Dolphin Project puts sustainability at heart of operations

Myanmar-based social enterprise Living Irrawaddy Dolphin Project is aiming to rekindle age-old relationships between fishermen and dolphins while adding to Mandalay’s attractions. Since launching at...

Myanmar goes on quest to build China as new market source

Hopes are high that China’s swelling middle-class travellers will be able to help steer Myanmar’s lagging tourism industry to recovery. As many longhaul markets continue...

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