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SEA Series Part 4: Mystical Yangon

This post is part of a series on my 16-day Mainland South East Asian trip with college buddies across Thailand, Laos, Myanmar, Cambodia and Vietnam. 841 more words



In the streets of Yangon, and at temple gates in various cities in Myanmar, there are girls with baskets full of finches. Perky little finches, cheeping cheerfully and hopping about. 897 more words


It was March 1824 when the first Anglo-Burmese war began. The Governor General of India had declared war on Burma after they had invaded Assam for the third time. 1,452 more words


La Vie En Rose

Knowing it from the Japanese newspaper Yangon Press (yes that’s what I do almost everyday), this cake shop is opened by a chef from Fukuoka. They serve Japanese style cakes and pastries. 266 more words