Booking cheap and good quality accommodation in Myanmar can be tricky, and so is finding a good place to eat. Here’s our best tips for Mandalay, Bagan and Kalaw
A river cruise on the Irrawaddy, a whole day slowly sliding through a world without mobile network and technology. How to reach Bagan from Mandalay by boat and what to expect on board and upon your arrival in Nyang-U, Bagan
A busy day in Mandalay: visiting two markets and a beautiful teak monastery under the expert guidance of Sean, our local trishaw rider. A sunset by the river closed the day off spectacularly.
Mandalay Hill is definitely one of the best spots in town, and the Sutaungpyei Pagoda at its top is a beautiful place of peace at sunset.
The visit at the tourist office was a trip back in time. The absence of electronic displays and advertisement gave it more the looks of a library. The information office itself was anachronistic, and the absence of computers and screens was striking…