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Monday Photo: Yangon, Myanmar

A travel photo of Yangon, Myanmar.Read More
Travel Photos

Monday Photo: Yangon, Myanmar

A travel photo of Yangon, Myanmar.Read More
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TravelPhotoFacts: Shwedagon Pagoda, Yangon, Myanmar

Barely into the walking steadily on two feet part of his life, the small boy pressed his hands together in worship and bowed in front of the gilded symbol of Burma’s heritage. His act of homage earned him coos and aahs from his family and a gentle pat on the head from a nearby watching monk.Read More
Travel Photos

Monday Photo: Yangon, Myanmar

A travel photo of Shwedagon Pagoda, Yangon, Myanmar.Read More
Shwedagon Pagoda, Yangon, Burma

Shwedagon Pagoda: The Most Astonishing Place I’d Barely Heard Of

I had a vague idea of the existence of the Shwedagon Pagoda before I took off my shoes and socks at its entrance and handed them over for safe keeping. The complex features as a wonder in the computer game Civilisation 4, a pursuit I’d engage with when wanting nothing better to do.Read More
Travel in Yangon, Burma

Charmed by Yangon

Yangon was our introduction to Myanmar. Though it is a decent sized city of over four million and until recently Myanmar’s capital city - until the government relocated elsewhere, much to the populace’s joy - our drive through its darkening streets from the airport to our accommodation told us the city was going to be very different to the in-your-faceness of Bangkok.Read More
Travel Photos

Monday Photo: Yangon, Myanmar

A travel photo of Yangon, or Rangoon, Myanmar (or Burma).Read More