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Earthquake Strikes Central Myanmar

An earthquake, measuring magnitude 6.8, has struck central Myanmar, killing at least three people and damaging buildings and ancient monuments. 81 more words


Rare Currencies


Near Bogyoke Aung San Market or Scott Market, you may find antique Myanmar coins and paper money for sale.  Presently, coins are not use for legal tender since it was discontinued in 1983.




Charcoal vendor at the local market, Yangon.

Photo Challenges

Bamboo bicycle

New bamboo bicycle in one of the doorways on Yangon street.

Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)


Myanmar Part 1

Hi everyone!  So we finally have strong enough Wi-Fi to post about the first little bit of our time in Myanmar!  To start, the original plan was to stay in Yangon for one night and then head up north and complete a loop before returning back to Yangon.  2,584 more words