Go-Myanmar.com in the media


The Lonely Planet Myanmar (Jul 2014)

Go-Myanmar.com features at the top of ‘useful websites’ section:

‘Plenty of up-to-date travel-related information and advice’

The Rough Guide To Myanmar (Nov 2017)

‘Go-Myanmar.com is far and away the best online resource for travellers to Myanmar, crammed with practical information, detailed restaurant and accommodation listings and a wealth of other information.’

The New York Times ‘In Transit’ travel section

‘Travel in Myanmar is changing so rapidly, even the country’s own tourism website can’t keep up, a lapse Go-Myanmar.com aims to address. [It] provides overviews of tourist-friendly areas of the country as well as transportation advice, suggested itineraries for independent travelers and useful travel tips on everything from visas to SIM cards. The site addresses both leisure and business travelers, and its listings of accommodations are comprehensive... the site doesn’t gloss over the difficulties of travel in Myanmar...'


Condé Nast Traveller

'10 Amazing Things To Do in Burma... a tailor-made tour with Go-Myanmar.com will uncover highlights in [Chin State] and other lesser trodden parts of the country.'


CNN ‘On The Road’ show

‘Marcus Allender, founder of travel site for Myanmar, Go-Myanmar.com, wants to simplify travel to the country.’


BBC (World News and BBC2) - The Travel Show


Marcus Allender, founder of Go-Myanmar.com, interviewed about changes in Myanmar and travel practicalities on 10.5.15 edition of The Travel Show.



'We connect with travel website Go-Myanmar.com for our trip. They help us plan our itinerary, book our hotel and organise our flights.'



‘Go-myanmar.com is a continually updated site providing really helpful and practical information on remote parts of Burma as well as the major tourist venues.’


Herald Sun/The Telegraph ‘Escape’ travel supplement (Australia)

‘Marcus Allender, who founded the tourist information and booking website Go-Myanmar.com, says the country is changing quickly…’


The Man in Seat 61

‘How to buy train tickets in advance from outside Burma... try Go-Myanmar.com’



‘Marcus Allender, founder of travel bible Go-Myanmar.com…’



‘News from the region’ (Travelfish #140) and 'Travel writing' (Travelfish #175) newsletter sections:

‘Comprehensive Burma travel site Go Myanmar relaunches with a fab new redesign. Check it out...’


South East Asia Backpacker

Featured in magazine and on Facebook page:

‘Go-Myanmar.com is a very detailed website with information on how to travel to some of the more off the beaten track places such as the beautiful Myeik Archipelago, with its undiscovered beaches. Check out more info on their site!’


‘The site may be less positive than the official one, but in an age when travelers expect an abundance of information, something is better than nothing.’


The Hungry Partier

'A great website with excellent up-to-date information on destinations and travel is Go-Myanmar.com.'


The Irrawaddy

‘Travel website Go-Myanmar has further information about travelling by boat in Myanmar…’


The Myanmar Times

'Using the internet as a travel guide... [Go-Myanmar.com has] managed to pool a horde of resources into one comprehensive online travel guide for the weary traveller – who for a change, wants to turn up to a destination and actually find the hotel they’re looking for still exists.'


Myanmar Business Today

‘Go-Myanmar.com: Making Travelling Simpler for Myanmar Visitors. Go-Myanmar.com provides for a wide range of visitors… [featuring] regularly updated destination information, including the accessibility of border regions and remote parts of the country… [and] also has an information and travel tips section...’


Frontier Myanmar

'Undiscovered country: travelling around the south of Myanmar' - article by Marcus Allender, founder of Go-Myanmar.com. 


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