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See how nature has grown around thousands of Buddhist stupas in Myanmar
Feb 29, 2020 • 2 Min read
A photographer has released a photos taken in the village of Indein in Myanmar, a site that contains stupas, pagodas and statues of Buddhas.
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Cruises, waterfalls and wild swimming in Myanmar
Mar 14, 2019 • 6 Min read
For many, the name Mandalay evokes a mythical Kiplingesque idyll. In reality, Myanmar’s second city is a buzzing, fast-developing metropolis, its streets…
Myanmar's water world: exploring Inle Lake
Sep 29, 2016 • 5 Min read
In the unique watery world of Inle Lake, Intha fisherman row canoes with one leg, gardens float, and wooden homes perch above the water on rickety stilts…
From temple plains to golden rocks: Myanmar's must-see Buddhist sites
Jan 15, 2016 • 5 Min read
Myanmar (Burma) is perhaps the most devoutly Buddhist nation on earth, with a dizzying array of golden pagodas and ancient temples, perched in splendid…
Myanmar essentials: planning your Burma trip
Jan 13, 2016 • 5 Min read
As Myanmar (also known as Burma) continues to open up to the outside world, more travellers are venturing to this fascinating country.
Voluntourism tips: is it ethical to visit orphanages?
Apr 25, 2013 • 5 Min read
For an increasing number of travellers, going on holiday doesn’t mean lazing on a beach or touring sights. Instead, it involves spending their vacation…
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