Myanmar (previously known as Burma) is a country in Southeast Asia, home to over 100 different ethnic groups. With a predominantly Buddhist religious influence, you can explore many temples and shrines such as the golden Shwedagon Pagoda and admire hundreds of unique Buddhas. There are plenty of markets for you to wander through across the country, showcasing the skills and cultural handicrafts of the Myanmar People. The popular Bogyoke Aung San Market is home to over 2,000 different stalls, and a must see in Yangon. In the city of Bago you can visit a monastery and learn about the local monks, watching as they go about their daily duties.