The recent surge in tourism numbers to the once forbidden Myanmar has opened up rich possibilities for both hotel companies and independent tourists alike, but is this really the land of milk and honey?2,067 more words
2 Jun 2014 (Monday)
Hurrying to the airport after viewing a quick sunrise, I boarded a flight back to Yangon. Rather than bargaining with taxi drivers outside the airport, I handed over USD10 equivalent and demanded a ride to the budget inn I booked. 284 more words
There were fountains for each day of the week and you’re supposed to wash the statue for the day you were born. All three of us travel companions happened to born on Saturday, but we didn’t take our turn.
I always tell people that Myanmar was my favorite place I went over the semester, so I now I’m finally writing about it. We saw so much and I have so much to say that I’ve procrastinated actually organizing it into posts. 977 more words