What do you get if you mix a multi-cultural hill station with military cadets, horse carriages & colonial mansions? Find out the things to do in Pyin Oo Lwin!
There are over 4000 temples in Bagan – we’ve reviewed & photographed the 12 best temples in Bagan to help you decide which ones to visit.
Bagan is the largest ancient temple complex in Asia and arguably the most impressive – learn about it’s 1000 year-old history & what to expect when visiting in our Bagan Travel Guide.
Check out what happened when my Hsipaw train to Pwin Oo Lwin went off the tracks! A train derailment in Myanmar is an adventure for travellers but for locals, it’s a part of everyday life.
Cross the Gokteik Viaduct on an exciting train journey from Hsipaw to winwin Oo Lwin… find out schedules & prices & more – can you handle the vertigo?!
Learn about the royal mystery of the Last Shan Prince & his Austrian wife before doing some Hsipaw trekking around the surrounding villages & countryside – read more in our Hsipaw Travel Guide!
Combine a trip to Amarapura with a visit to the ancient royal cities of Sagain and Inwa Island – hire a private taxi in Mandalay for 28,000 kyat & see all 3 places in 1 day!
The Benque (Belize) to Melchor de Menchos border crossing in Guatemala is straightforward and painless – find out visa details, transport options, money exchange and how to avoid possible scams!
Cross U-Bein Bridge & observe everyday life at Mahagandayon Monastery – see why an Amarapura day trip from Mandalay should be on every Myanmar itinerary!
Mandalay Archaeological Zone ticket covers all the main sightseeing spots in the city – find out what’s included & see for yourself what’s worth visiting.