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Water Buffalo Market

On the Western Outskirts of Town, Kengtung, Myanmar
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NOt any more

Used to be an attraction, held once a week, but these day, the brokers and sellers use mobile... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2017
happysheepChina
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Christchurch, New Zealand
There is no longer A market

In the last 12 months mobile phone costs have fallen significantly, such that everyone has one and... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2013
andrew f
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Perth, Australia
via mobile
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Jan 16, 2017
“NOt any more”
Nov 4, 2013
“There is no longer A market”
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On the Western Outskirts of Town, Kengtung, Myanmar
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

Used to be an attraction, held once a week, but these day, the brokers and sellers use mobile phones to connect with buyers. Alas.

Thank happysheepChina
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Reviewed 4 November 2013

In the last 12 months mobile phone costs have fallen significantly, such that everyone has one and there is no need to go to a market to buy and sell a buffalo, it reduces time and market costs by trading direct. A development for the...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2012

It's an interest excursion if you remember that now is the year 2012 ! You can undersand better the life in a big Myanmar Village and their style of life. This excusion it's better to make it just in the morning like first.

1  Thank albrizio
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Reviewed 24 April 2012

My husband and I awoke early to get to the buffalo market before the crowds arrived and for early morning photography lighting. Once we arrived at the market there was very little going on and we certainly didn't see the tribal dress we had imagined...More

1  Thank Macphilly
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Reviewed 11 December 2011

If you stay in Kyaing Tung the day there is the buffalo market, go and have a look ( it's every 5 days). Do not have any regrets if you miss it, there are much more beautiful things to do.

Thank Xavnl
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