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The city was built on a grid system which runs north to south from 9th-45th street , then east to west from 50th – 90th street. The city is easy to discover on foot, by bicycle or taxi. The Ayerawaddy River is to the West,and the airport is approximately 1…

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The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) aims to protect and preserve cultural and natural heritage around the world that is considered to be of outstanding value to humanity. In April 1996, and updated in July 2013, UNESCO listed Kuthodaw Pagoda on the Memory of the World Register.…

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2000 BCE – Mandalay Hill became a place of veneration by early Buddhists and a site of several holy relics of Gautama Buddha.   1784The golden Mahamuni Image was taken from Mahamuni Pagoda in Western Rakhine State and placed in a new temple in Mandalay, where it remains to this…