Myanmar – The Old Mine

‘The Old Mine’

Mogok, Myanmar

Myanmar, also referred to as the “golden land”, is a country which is commonly known for its wealth in gems. The most accepted mine, the history-rich Mogok mine, is also located inside the borders of Myanmar. It is where the richest rubies ever found, rubies with properties beyond the word “flawless”, originated from. Unsurprisingly, the Mogok mine has maintained its role of the world’s capital source of rubies for more than 800 years and the pages of its history still continues together with time…