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Which temples should you visit in Bagan?

One of the most amazing construction projects ever undertaken was at Bagan, the ancient kingdom of the Burmese rulers. There are thousands of pagodas spread across the dusty plains here, and while most of them were built for no other reason than to accommodate a Buddha statue, they are, in number, an amazing sight. 420 more words

Backpacking

Land of the Pagoda - Burma

Once I had set eyes on the scenery and met some people I instantly fell in love with Myanmar. It was like going back to India, this time with a bit more travel experience and a desire to learn a little more about this militantly run country. 1,018 more words

Curiosity

Mandalay Morning

While riding around Mandalay yesterday, I was particularly struck by one scene I observed; a group pink-robed nuns were crossing the street, passing another group of women, a Muslim trio clothed in traditional black garments. 184 more words

Travel

Food food food food food

Unsurprisingly there have been many many food experiences over the past two and a half weeks. My brother being the ultimate foodie, we have enjoyed a vast variety of eating experiences. 919 more words

All about Myanmar

I just finished a quick four day trip through Myanmar – wish I had time to see more but we’re on a tight schedule so we made the best of our time here. 1,198 more words

Myanmar photos

I’m writing a separate post w tips on traveling to Myanmar but here’s some photos from my 4 days there. Bagan was amazing

Model of shwedagon pagoda in Yangon… 506 more words

Travelling between Yangon and Bagan

What method of transport should you choose when making the arduous journey from Yangon to Bagan? Flying is the fastest way, but also the most expensive. 1,165 more words

Opinion