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"Happy"  - the version from Myanmar

This video, inspired and following the awsome song by Pharell Williams, has been published a year ago.

It has been shot and directed by one of my clleagues at the time, Carlo Zappa while we were working in the start up of Ooredoo Myanmar. 55 more words


Shwedagon Pagoda Festival 2015

In honour of the 2015 Shwedagon Pagoda Festival, which this year is being celebrated from the 1st until the 5thof March, we thought we would share a few of our favourite pictures of the shiny, shiny stupa – as well as a bit of its history and the festivities taking place today. 482 more words


Welcome to "The golden land" Myanmar (Burma)

Day 54,  Asia, January – March, 2015

Day 1, Yangon, Myanmar (aka Burma)

Hello family, friends and Budget Globe Trekker subscribers.

Happy belated 2015. Apologies for a very long….hiatus. 311 more words


#MYANMAR #BURMA #Students’ #photo #news #update #4/3/2015 #CLIP

Students News: Updated 4 March: 3:25 PM

Local people from Letpadan called for the police to remove barricades at about 2.45 p.m. Police officials issue warnings through loudspeakers to disperse while students are opening songs. 451 more words


Impressions of Myanmar

We’ve been in Myanmar, previously know as Burma, for ten days now and at times it feels like a lifetime. It is a place that challenges me on a daily basis and we constantly feel “on.” Everyday my perspective changes and each new place we visit tells a new story. 875 more words

Onboard Yangon Circle Train / À bord du train circulaire de Rangoun

Yangon is a fascinating city. I was not sure what to expect going to Burma/Myanmar, especially after having trouble getting a visa because I am a journalist. 425 more words