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
With contribution from U Kyaw Hla Thein
Recently, good news for Ayeyawady Dolphin lovers was announced stating that the number of Irrawaddy Dolphins had increased by seven this year bringing the total population of the river to 76. The good news was concluded by a jointly conducted survey by