This little-known abandoned city in Burma is six times larger than New York

This mysterious town in Burma was built to house millions of people, but less than a million residents live in Naypyidaw today. This large city looks like a real ghost town, and most of the western world has never heard about it.

You can see Burma's empty capital from a bird’s eye view in this exclusive footage:

Have you ever heard about Burma's ghost capital before? Would you like to see the city with your own eyes?

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And what about you? How does it strike you? Do you have any thoughts or ideas to share ? You are welcome to do so in the comments below!



What are your thoughts on this subject?
Vladimir Orozco
How was such an impoverish nation able to be this large and apparently beautiful city?
Apr 24, 2018 6:25PM
Tina Marie Haddad Rhodes
Carol Butler, really!
Jul 20, 2022 5:51PM
L Lh Adams
Al Fisher, If you work,you paid for it,through taxes and the UN.
May 3, 2022 11:40AM
tara charrison
What is the purpose of such a lavish beautiful city?
Mar 21, 2022 9:16PM
Dawn Rapp Tomczyk
Carl Rosignol, this city is in Asia, not Europe
Jul 29, 2020 5:07PM
Carol Butler
Quite a curiosity. This could be a timely solution to our immigration problem..
Apr 29, 2020 1:30AM
Sean Philips
Carl Rosignol, Myanmar is in Asia
Mar 9, 2020 11:43PM
Evelyn Regan
Beautitul city so wjy less population.
Mar 29, 2019 6:56PM
Dani Smith
I've heard of this place.
Feb 7, 2019 5:37AM
Don Curtis Latimer
They could have one hell of a dance and Bar-be-que with all that space!
Jul 30, 2018 11:34PM
Ian Swindale
Until this I never even knew the country had a new capita and I wonder how many do. What a Trivia question that would have made!!!!
Jul 30, 2018 5:14PM
L Lh Adams
Vladimir Orozco, Look no farther than the paychecks of American workers,passed through UN .
Jul 12, 2018 10:38PM
Al Fisher
I wonder where the money came from to build this! Isn’t this country sort of poor?
Jun 21, 2018 10:44PM
David Sells
I'm going out on a limb by saying there is probably not a high traffic fatality rate in Naypyidaw.
Jun 2, 2018 5:07PM
Lawrence M Peltier, I wouldn't go to Burma...unless I was with a large group of like minded guys all dressed in green...
May 31, 2018 5:45PM
Carl Rosignol
Crazy Europeans
May 30, 2018 10:51PM

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