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What does one do when he comes to Nyaungshwe. Boat ride on Inle lake, of course. But what does that exactly mean? You have more options for the boat rides which...

Ok, that’s a bit harsh. But i got your attention didn’t I? 🙂 Myanmar is beautiful country that can not be missed but let’s face it, we are struggling with our...

View of the morning clouds that are stuck in the valley. Hsipaw trekking.

You can read about the first and second part of our Hsipaw trekking. Because of the heavy rain at night we decided to spend one more day in this village, rest our...

This is our second part of Hsipaw trekking. You can read the first one here. We ate black bees for dinner. Whaaaaat? Yes. With dinner of rice and a big bowl...

Little boy is sitting in the grass. Behind him you can see the village. Read more on our Hsipaw trekking in the post.

Hsipaw, a small town in Shan state, lies 200 km from Mandalay. You can take the slow jumpy train ride and enjoy the view. Most tourists who come to Myanmar (Burma)...

We rented a motorbike (12.000 MMK or 10 eur, gas 1 l for 1000 MMK or 0,8 eur) and went on the roads of Mandalay. We saw the Gold Pounder’s district...

Long but nice 🙂 We took a fancy overnight bus from Yangon to Mandalay and after a good morning nap in a clean room, we were off to discover the city....

When you come to a new country it’s easiest to notice which people’s habits are different from ours. So here are a few things I’ve noticed so far: – thanakha is...

Here we are! We made it to Myanmar without any problems, our visa (we applied via myanmarvisa.org) was waiting for us at the airport, we managed to get enough new dollars...