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How Best to Manage your Money in Myanmar (Burma)

Money August 8, 2018
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How Best to Manage your Money in Myanmar (Burma)

Myanmar has only been open to tourists since 2012 but in that time the ease at which tourists and their money have been able to move around the country has increased rapidly. There are ATMs all over the place, bigger…
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Good news for travellers – the pound is looking stronger.

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