Thanaka, A Myanmar Beauty Secret

Myanmar’s women adore Thanaka, the unique traditional yellowish-white make-up that has been cherished for generations. Apart from cosmetic beauty, Thanaka also gives a cooling sensation and is believed to help remove acne, promote smooth skin and acts as a sun block, antiseptic, anti-fungal ointment and facial toner and is why the tradition started over 2,000...
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A day in Yangon

The idea for the Christmas holiday was that it would be three weeks of relaxing. But when choosing Myanmar we felt we couldn’t just fly in, sit on a beach and leave. So when my colleague, Emma and I planned the holiday, we didn’t book any tours beforehand deciding we would look at what was...
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Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon Presents Welcoming Ceremony for New Head Chef of Kohaku Japanese Restaurant Chef Pichai Saithip & The Introduction of His Delightful Menus

Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. Pichai Saithip as the new Japanese Head Chef of our award-winning Kohaku Japanese Restaurant. With his all-new expanded menu selection diners are sure to experience a refreshingly new gastronomic journey underpinned by the exceptional taste of authentic Japanese cuisine. (more…)......
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