Cruising Inle Lake

We step off the bus to an unexpextedly chilly February morning. I immediately unload my luggage and ferret out my only jacket for this trip, giving myself a pat on the back for packing it on top. Now more comfortable, my brain swiftly becomes Sherlock-level-perceptive, simultaneously registering the following: it …

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Temples of Bagan

Imagine this: You discover a rip in the space-time continuum and suddenly you are in the 13th century and the world becomes a sepia canvas under the soft light of a foggy early morning. Nonplussed, you climb a tower and wow – at any one glance you can see tens, …

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Yangon in 9 Hours

Yangon / Rangoon is still Myanmar’s main hub for all modes of transport, even as the country’s capital has been moved to Nyaypitaw. There is no direct flight from Manila yet, but via layover in Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Bangkok or Vietnam, options include Cebu Pacific through Tigerair, Airasia, Jetstar, Thai …

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