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The Great Burmese Gold Rush

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

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Myanmar Adventures - Yangon

Yangon, the capital of Myanmar, is relatively better developed compared to other parts of Myanmar (in my opinion). It is a really busy city, and traffic can be rather painful. 581 more words

Myanmar

Yangon 仰光

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

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Travel Tips: Burma (Myanmar)

I travelled to Burma in April, 2014. This blog in general is more about experiences and personal journeys than it is about actually giving a guide to a country. 1,604 more words

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Myanmar (Burma) Day One: Rainy Yangon

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

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