Pomelo is great for one-stop shopping with beautiful, high-quality items made by local craftsmen which you will not find anywhere else. The bonus is one knows that all the money goes to the producers and daily shop operations. Pomelo is a project providing a sales space as well as assistance with designs and education for basic business principles.
After opening in January 2012 Pomelo now works with over 30 Myanmar groups and artisans. Producers include people with HIV, street youths, the mentally and physically disabled and small family businesses.
Currently, Pomelo is located above Monsoon Restaurant, 85-87 Theinbyu Road, Botahtaung.
They are open daily from 10am-9pm. www.pomeloyangon.com.
See also Pomelo Fruit