Bagan

  Bagan is an ancient city in central Burma/Myanmar and is one of the world’s greatest archeological sites. During the kingdom’s height between the 11th and 13th centuries, over 10,000 buildings were constructed in the Bagan plains alone (104 km2), of which the remains of over 2,200 temples and pagodas still survive to the present day.Meer lezen over “Bagan”

Trekking Kalaw to Inle Lake

In January 2018 we did a beautiful trekking through mountains and remote villages in Shan state, Myanmar. Taking the two days/one-night trek (35km) from Kalaw to Inle Lake was a great experience, definitely one of our highlights while backpacking in Myanmar, along with the temples of Bagan. It’s not the most impressive scenery and landscapeMeer lezen over “Trekking Kalaw to Inle Lake”

Goffee Coffee – Where customers become friends

On our first day in Mandalay, we were looking for a nice coffee shop to finish our new post about Bagan. Daria found a place on Tripadvisor and after crossing almost the whole city by foot we arrived at Goffee Coffee. Once you enter the shop you are welcomed by the owner Danny with a warm smile!Meer lezen over “Goffee Coffee – Where customers become friends”

Yangon streetlife and Shwedagon Pagoda

After spending two months in Chiang Mai, we were ready for another trip. This time too the beautiful golden country, Myanmar. When we arrived at the airport it all felt a bit strange, Police walking with AK-47’s and as usual to many taxi drivers trying to get you in a cab. We quickly walked away fromMeer lezen over “Yangon streetlife and Shwedagon Pagoda”