We took an overnight bus to a place called Nyaungshwe which is the local town where you stay for a visit to Inle Lake. We were expecting a cold journey as we knew about their love of air conditioning, so we came prepared. We broke down half an hour -cont reading>
We set out on the road to Mandalay early in the morning and travelled for 8 hours with a couple of food stops. We were offered tea, coffee and bats… fried and wrapped in paper. No thanks. -cont reading…>
We wanted to sail to Myanmar but it worked out to be seriously expensive, so we looked into flying there instead, so for $47 we decided it was a much better option. In fact the visas to get there were more expensive @ $50!
Myanmar formerly Burma is still very unspoiled -cont reading…>