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Day 97: Mandalay

Today was the day to explore some major places in Mandalay. This city sounds like very ancient, but it’s not. It was constructed in 19th century and was heavily damaged in World War ||. The original idea was to construct […]

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Day 96: The road to Mandalay

One more night bus brought me to Mandalay. I guess this one was in Robbie Williams song, isn’t it? Night buses in Myanmar could be little tricky. They are very comfortable and nice, but it’s really kind of wierd to […]

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Day 95: Village life and amazing cave temple

Last day on the region of Inle lake and i got no ideas what else to do. So I researched for a bit and decided just to give it a go and have a walk to surrounding villages. Occasionally in […]

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Day 94: Sunrise and sunset

Today i woke up at 5-30am to board boat and witness famous sunrise at Inle lake. I put my warmest clothes on, as it’s quite cold here at night time. We started at 6 and sky started to brighten as […]

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Day 93: Inle lake

Inle lake for me was a place with not much expectations. I literally got no idea what to do here. The only thing i knew is that this area is the most touristy in Myanmar and i need to be […]

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Day 92: Travel day & hotels

Last pic from Bagan and time to move next. It was really fantastic days, this place definitely got the energy of world’s top place. Today it’s almost full-day bus ride from Bagan to my next destination – Inle lake. Most […]

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Day 91: Mountain Popa

Mountain Popa is one of the highest peak in Myanmar, located around 50km away from Bagan. It is very holy place, as very important temple is located on one of the hills around this mountain. To get there you have […]

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Day 90: More Bagan

Yesterday i explored Bagan randomly without no particular plan and ended up visiting mostly hidden places. So today i decided to explore large Temples and pagodas. Most of them are quite touristy, but i found that most of them got […]

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Day 89: Bagan

To explore Bagan i choose to do it by myself. And as i have several days for it, i decided to spend first one without no particular plan. So i just rent a bike (as this is themost flexible way […]

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Day 88: Lazy day

All major sightseeing in Yangon is done. I saw enough pagodas, reclining Buddhas (sure, it’s never enought) and got one more full day till night bus, so I decided just to chill and browse the city. I went for a […]

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