Once the royal city of the ancient Myanmar, Mandalay has now receded to the second largest city of the 21st century Myanmar. With the arrival of Chinese businessmen and money, the city has been modernizing precipitously in the now stage. Mandalay itself is a city of royals, it remains a particular hub for cultural exploration comprising the iconic Mandalay Palace which was once home to a lineage of royal dynasty and the Mandalay Hill overlooking the perfect city.