Category Archives: Myanmar
As we leave Myanmar, we tried to gather our thoughts about how we felt about this country. We are very glad we visited and experienced Myanmar. There are quite a few amazing things about this country. But it is also … Continue reading
Given that we had four full days in Yangon, we decided to take things slow and easy. The city is hot, noisy, busy and dusty and the last thing we wanted to do was exhaust ourselves each day.
Bagan is considerably smaller than Mandalay and considerably more touristy. Most people spend only 2-3 days here, as the only thing to do is visit temples and pagodas and it is a hot and dusty part of Myanmar. (Actually, you … Continue reading
On our last day in Mandalay we decided to hire a taxi to take us on a tour of the sights outside of the city. That means on the second to last day we had to find a taxi driver. … Continue reading
Whoo hooo! We have internet access. Kind of, sort of. It is very slow (remember dial up speed?), but we both needed some downtime after walking miles and miles around Mandalay over the last two days.