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

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

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

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