Myanmar people have traditionally been taking to the roads across the country – whether for a religious pilgrimage or another affair – for decades, if not centuries. However, these days we are witnessing a change in the trend of domestic travels with a rapid increase in the number of car ownersRead More
At 7:00 a.m., we started out our journey from Yangon as we planned. Following a minor mishap with a leaking engine, which we were able to fix at Sagaing, we arrived in Shwebo at 8:30 p.m.
At noon the following day, we were at the border of Sagaing Region and Kachin State. A signboard reading
Mercure, the international hotel chain operated by AccorHotels, with 770 hotels in 61 countries has just opened its first hotel in Myanmar. The 183-room hotel is located on Kabaye Pagoda Road close to Inya Lake. The higher floors of the seven storey building have excellent views of the surroundings.Read More