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Around Mt Popa

There are several tea houses and beer stations at the bottom of Mt Popa. We spent longer walking around there, drinking tea and watching pilgrims arrive by buses and trucks than on the actual mountain. 14 more words

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Temple hopping in Bagan

Our brief stop in Yangon was not the most pleasant,  arriving at the hotel att 1am and knowing we would have to leave at 5am. Luckily we had the superior deluxe room. 348 more words

Bagan

The blessings of Bagan

Trying to count the temples in Bagan, one of Burma’s (and the world’s) richest archaelogical sites, is as futile as counting the freckles on your loved one’s back- but also as irresisitble. 933 more words

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Comboio... I always be sure

Pela “estrada” fora… de Bago até Yangon… de Yangon até Nyaung-U (Bagan)

A primeira experiência em termos de viagens ferroviária na Birmânia foi agradável apesar de ter sido feita em carruagem de terceira classe, com bancos de madeira e com um número de passageiros superior aos lugares disponíveis, mas cujo desconforto não causou história devido às escassas três horas de viagem que separam a cidade de Bago de Yangon, a maior cidade do país e que foi capital durante a presença inglesa até 2006, data em que a junta militar que governa o país decidiu criar uma nova cidade: … 663 more words

Birmânia (Myanmar)

Mount Popa

We hired a car and travelled an hour and a half (50km) to Mt Popa, a 1670 meter extinct volcano with a gold Buddhist temple on top. 224 more words

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Ein Reisebericht

Ich dachte ja mal, ich würde eine anständige Reisereportage schreiben, die ich dann irgendwo im Netz unterkriege. Meine Mühen derenthalb waren überschaubar und so droht diese Reportage über eine Reise jenseits der ausgetretenen Pfade in Myanmar auf meiner Festplatte zu verschimmeln. 2,823 more words

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Beautiful Bagan

Silent and peaceful. It felt like time stopped.

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