you can travel to Myanmar by your safe not come with tour company.
last trip i travel only border crossing Mar Sai - Tachileik (Shan
state), Mar sot - Myawaddy (Kayin State). for this trip i travel to
yangon myanmar 6 night. from august 2013 traveler can use Passport and
Myanmar VISA go to Myanmar by border crossing
Mar Sai - Tachileik (Shan state), Mar sot
- Myawaddy (Kayin State). and can out from Myanmar another border
crossing include Yangon airport, Mandalay airport, Mawlamyine airport
flight to Bangkok. for travel in Myanmar pay money about 30 USD per day.
before go to muanmar you need to have VISA before.
please come to Myanmar Embassies in your country or in Thailand. for
sample slow 1-2 week pay about 25 USD , and speed make VISA pay 40 USD.
for exchange money in Myanmar need
to use only new dollar USD. because old dollar USD not accept in
exchange shop. 100 USD is good rate more small USD when exchange.
remember old dollar USD can not exchange.
when you arrival Yangon airport. walk to front of airport you will
see taxi. you will see label shop price from Yangon airport to city
about 15 kilometer / 8 USD. taxi driver in Yangon can speak English
Hotel and Guest house in Yangon
in 2013, expensive more than Thai, Laos,
Vietnam, Cambodia. But you can walk to see cheap guest house. I
recommended Okinawa Guest house near
Sule Pagoda. price per night for one person 25 USD , for 2
people 30 USD per night. include breakfast, but no WIFI internet. i stay
here more night. i love to sit in front off guesthouse and see Yangon
way of life. you will see Myanmar monk, children go to school. on the
entrance to the sides street left side have popular local restaurant you
can try to eat.
in Yangon you can travel by use
Taxi. price not expensive for ensample taxi from Sule pagoda to
Shwedagon Pagoda about 2 USD. mr.hotsia