The golden Karaweik Palace, one of the many landmarks in the heart of Yangon City, is located on the eastern shore of Kandawgyi Lake, facing the magnificent Shwe Dagon Pagoda which is a symbol of Myanmar traditional art and culture.
It could be said that the post World War II period which was around 1950s was the golden era of Myanmar Motion Picture. During that time, there were around 150 film production companies in Yangon and almost all of them had their own cinemas.
If one would like to have good food, there are many restaurants in Yangon to choose from.
If you’re on this Downtown & Chinatown food trail, it’s all within walking distance or a short taxi ride away.