Lashio Lay restaurant Mandalay

Where to Eat and Sleep in Myanmar

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

Bagan before sunrise

Life and Beauty at the Temples of Bagan

The alarm clock set at unholy hours was becoming a habit, by 5.30am we were already riding our bikes down a pitch black road. All we could see was some people, waiting for a lift like ghosts in the dark, and the silhouettes of stupa as the black of the sky started turning dark blue. […]

Sunset approaching Bagan

Boat Trip From Mandalay to Bagan

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