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Burma Day 7,8,9 – Trek to Inlay Lake

I said goodbye to my big backpack – I was assured I’d see it again in three days.  For I…

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Burma Day 5 – Bagan

Waking early, I walked to the dusty main road, rented an old bicycle, and rode off to explore the temples…

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Burma Day 6 – Kalaw

Kalaw is a pleasant hill station, a market town that demands very little from the traveller, but gives a lot….

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Burma Day 4 – Mandalay to Bagan

A day on a boat, the wooden Malikha 3 to Bagan. Down the Ayeyarwady we went on an 11 hour…

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Burma Day 3 – Around Mandalay

Plenty of tea, fruit juice and a delicious egg pancake surrounded by Mandalay’s early-morning business people at Shwe Pyi Moe…

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Burma Day 2 – Mandalay.

I was up at 4:30am and took the taxi to the airport to catch a flight to Mandalay.  The very…

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Burma Day 1

Burma (or Myanmar) is more open for travel and business than ever before, and I decided it was high time…

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