As far as Myanmar’s rivers go, the Chindwin – which carves its way from Nagaland down through Kachin State – is often overshadowed by its more traveled tributary the Ayeyarwady. But what it lacks compared to tourist hubs such as Bagan, this majestic river makes up for in dramatic mountain vistRead More
One of the world’s best scuba diving sites — Myanmar’s own Myeik or Mergui Archipelago now has a certified diving school that opens up an underwater world of exploration in the beautiful islands of Southeast Myanmar.Previously only available via expensive live-aboard boat trips from Thailand,Read More
It had been ten years since I last came here to Bagan. As soon as I arrived after taking the coach from Yangon, I remembered how peaceful this place is: open fields, no cars and little noise.
It was nearly 6am and not a soul was in sight as I made my way to the hotel, taking in the temples as the