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Impressions of Yangon

For the menfolk, smart casual consists of short- or long-sleeved shirt, sarong (longyi, pronounced “long-jee”), and velvet-and-leather flip-flops. At any time, 60% to 70% of the male population can be seen in this attire, so this is the first thing a foreigner would notice.
Public transportation is plentiful. There are your normal buses and taxis, and […]

4 January 2010 | Travel | 3 Comments