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America, Myanmar, China; Oh My!

Myanmar (or as it has also been known, Burma) has a problem, and its name is foreign influence. This threatens Myanmar’s progress toward democracy and its steady convergence toward international norms. 2,436 more words

Aung San Suu Kyi

ASL - Again

Well, yes, I should have seen this coming. Mailman just dropped a packet to my front porch and what else could it possibly contain but a brand new 3 ring binder? 368 more words

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Going "Home"

“GO BACK TO (insert country here… usually China or a country the U.S. is currently bombing)!”

Is something I, and many other Asians in the United States, have heard screamed at us. 210 more words

Myanmar

Myanmar: Unspoilt & Historically Rich

Visit the spectacular archeological sites of Bagan, explore historic Rangoon’s Buddhist temples and colonial heritage, go elephant-trekking in the unspoilt forests of Kalaw & finish the trip relaxing on the pristine beaches of the Bay of Bengal… 1,598 more words

Magic in the Simple Things~ Myanmar

Most of what causes in us awe and admiration is mostly based in the simple things: air, water, clouds, light, fire, nature, and how humans interact with these simple things. 69 more words

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The Travelling Trooper Rides A Choo-Choo Through The Countryside

Train happens to be my favourite mode of transportation. I love the scenic route. I love rushing by rural, almost untouched countrysides. I love looking out the open door as we pass by endless fields and glistening lakes and majestic mountains. 156 more words

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Magic hour in Myanmar

Currently working on this post, putting together all the thrilling, adventurous and overwhelming stories in one post, along with a wonderful gallery. Stay tuned!

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