Since the borders to Myanmar were recently opened in 2011, there isn’t a lot of current information about life in Myanmar. Most travel books are outdated and there are very few blogs that are current and applicable to our new life in Yangon. Over the past few months we have collected a list of the best resources out there that are the most up to date!
Insight Guides, Myanmar
Published in April 2013. This book has fantastic photographs and goes into detail on many different aspects of life in Myanmar.
The Guardian’s Top 10 Best Books on Burma
Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown – Myanmar
Bourdain travels through Myanmar exploring the good, the tasty and the ever-changing culture.
Myanmar in 4k
Becky In Burma
Jessica’s Top Tips for Yangon
As Myanmar reopens, so does its universities
NY Times 36 Hours in Yangon, Myanmar
BBC Myanmar Profile
Free downloads: Burmese by Ear or Essential Myanmar
Free Online Burmese Lessons
Google Group: Yangon Expat Connection
Did we forget any essential Myamar resources? Add them here!