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Day 3 - Bagan, Myanmar

When you think Myanmar you think temples. Bagan is THE place to see temples. I left Yangon late and it was just over an hour flight to Bagan.   769 more words


Day 10 – Boating to Bagan

Ug, Ug, Ug, Ug.  Tried a shower to wake me up.  It only partially worked.

What time?

Breakfast box

5:00am alarm (a time I never knew existed). 930 more words


Biking around brilliant Bagan

After saying a sad goodbye to my dad in Hong Kong, we headed to the airport for our flight to Myanmar (Burma). Our 20th country and one we were both very excited about. 446 more words


Monday Memory: Bagan

It doesn’t matter what country you’re in, what job you’re doing or who you’re with, Mondays across the world are met with the same reaction. So I like to take the opportunity to remember happier times. 90 more words


History of Bagan

          Bagan (or Pagan) is an ancient city that was the capital of the first Burmese empire. It is a fairy-tale land drowning in ancient crumbling temples mostly from the 11 to 13 centuries A.D., golden pagodas, and dirt paths winding around the scrub-like greenery. 429 more words


On the road to Mandalay

From the two thousand temples strewn across the plains of Bagan to the second tallest Buddha statue in the world*, it’s still temples, Buddhas and more temples for us in Myanmar… 328 days in. 1,566 more words


Bagan - Sunrise & Sunset

Some of the temples in Bagan are wonderful view points for Sunrise & Sunset.

We joined the forces with several 100 other tourist to enjoy the spectacle of the Sunrise. 153 more words