Monks and Nuns
While you travel, you will often see monks in dark red cloth (saffron) worn in a special style. You will also see Nuns in Rose pink dress walking in the streets. It is believed and almost mandatory that a person must become a monk or nun for some period of his/her life.
Scotts Market (Bogyoke Anug San Market)
Scott's Market is known for it's colonial architecture and innercobblestone streets. You can negotiate for all kinds of semi precious stone paintings and wood crvings with inlay. Burmese handicraft and gifts for people back at home are best available at this place. Mondays are closed and at 5 pm sharp the market closes each day.