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The magnificent Bagan

The trip to Bagan last year with me was very special. It’s the time to really enjoy the ancient city with the magnificent beauty. But I had a very annoying teeth, it tortured me from Tokyo then affected my journey here. 76 more words

No traffic in Naypyidaw and thousands of temples in Bagan

Too much has happened in the last five days to NOT write…

First, Yangon was great. I met up with a Smith alum who kindly offered me a place to stay for two nights and took me around in the sweltering heat all day Saturday. 809 more words


Burma Burma!!

Our trip to Burma was meant to be just a prelude to a longer itinerary in Cambodia, but the magnificence of the sights and the simplicity of the hospitality, deserve a special place on the mantelpiece. 799 more words


Nyaung district in Bagan,Myanmar

On a cruise down the mighty Irrawaddy I found myself in Nyaung – U a district of Bagan. The market there was enticing as I smelt all types of spices before I had even entered. 189 more words

Bagan, Myanmar

Aung Mingalar bus station on the outskirts of Yangon was loud, busy and sweaty when we arrived at 19:00. Thankfully our taxi driver was helpful enough to take us to where our bus would depart otherwise we would never have found it. 1,186 more words