We had a whole before our bus to Yangon leaves so we decided to visit Mt. Popa.
Mt. Popa is a dormant volcano which is about 40-50 minutes by car from New Bagan. 148 more words
16 hours ago
iball round the world
This is our entry in Lost in Translation’s THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: WINDOWS.
This Burmese monk is framed by many windows as we look across the Ananda Phaya (pagoda, or temple) in Bagan, Myanmar. 103 more words
20 hours, 51 minutes ago
We originally booked our hotel near Old Bagan so that we can see the site early in the morning unfortunately the hotel seems to have lost our reservation. 91 more words
1 day ago
Bagan was considered to be the heart of Myanmar over the centuries. It burts of spiritual creativity which lasted for two and half centuries , beginning in 1047 and ending in 1287 when Kublai Khan raided the city. 380 more words
1 day, 16 hours ago
LE GRAND TRIP
The first half of Myanmar was great. You can read about it here.
The second half was brilliant.
Bagan – the first stop of part two – was on another level. 625 more words
4 days, 22 hours ago
MOMENTS FOREVER PAUSED
1 week ago
a snapshot of my adventures
Back in May, Lucas and I spent three weeks in Myanmar, the country formerly known as Burma. Piecing it all together all these months later, I am reminded again why I loved it so much. 3,889 more words