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Travelogue Myanmar Day 3 to 5: The “Long Neck” ladies at Inle Lake

Day 3, 4, 5: Friday to Sunday, 15-17 June 2012 The “Long Neck” ladies at Inle Lake Another early day….we checked out from Bagan Kumudara Hotel. Our flight to Bagan to Heho was early, departed at 7:50am by Yangon Airways YH917. This was not a direct flight, it was via Mandalay. We arrived Heho at … Continue reading

Travelogue: Myanmar (Day 1)The Joy of Regaining What Was Lost , Day 2: Bagan

WHY MYANMAR? For decades, Myanmar had been isolated itself from western eyes.  It began to open to tourism in 1996, but its use of forced labour and the house arrest of “The Lady” Aung San Suu Kyi led to international economic sanctions and tourism boycott. Now though, things are changing for the better, Aung San … Continue reading