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Mandalay .... Good Morning ..........

Mandalay .... Good Morning ..........

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Mandalay .... Good Morning ..........

Mandalay is the historical old capital, a capital of Myanmar culture, Buddhist Sasana and Myanmar traditional arts and crafts, with the life span of one hundred and forty two years, a city which abounds in historical sites, cultural memorials and Buddhist edifices. Accordingly, it is the richest historical landmark next to Bagan. Despite the wonderful sound of its name, inviting associations to an archaic fairy tale kingdom, Mandalay is neither very old nor particularly beautiful. But Mandalay was the capital of the last, independent Burmese kingdom, which in 1886 was finally conquered by British colonial forces. It is situated about 600 kilometers north of Yangon on the Ayeyarwaddy river. It is Myanmar's second largest city.

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