Temples, sunrise and sunset in Bagan, Myanmar

By |August 20th, 2015|Asia, Culture, Myanmar|

We hired a electric motorbike from town, after a little haggling I think we paid 12,000 for a full day and a half (wanting to

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My favourite tea shop in Yangon

By |August 28th, 2013|Asia, Drink, Food, Myanmar|

We were staying at Aung Sii Guest house  so this shop was just opposite out hotel and as we immediately sunk into the tea drinking culture

Aung Sii / Ocean Pearl Inn II review – Yangon

By |August 28th, 2013|Asia, Backpacker, Myanmar|

I was tempted to turn up and find accommodation on arrival in Yangon but in the end opted for staying at Aung sii guest house

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Eating at Bright Star tea shop Yangon

By |August 27th, 2013|Asia, City, Food, Myanmar|

Of course one of the biggest questions when you arrive in Yangon is: where to eat traditional and local food.    Bright star looks like

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Myanmar – Things to know before you go

By |August 26th, 2013|Backpacker, City, Myanmar|

1. Money Accommodation and other large purchase can be paid for in dollars (dollars need to be crisp clean notes and the higher the value