Myanmar

Five of the Most Stunning Hikes in Myanmar

Traveling to Myanmar conjures up images of thousands of temples, golden pagodas and a sea of hot air balloons. While these mystical landscapes have captured the interest of more and more travelers each year, that doesn’t mean the rest of the country doesn’t offer spectacular sights and activities as well. The hikes in Myanmar aren’t often discussed […] Read more…

Chasing Tranquility at Inle Lake

As we glided through the still waters of Inle Lake, sitting local style, side by side on the bottom of the boat, I let the last three days of trekking through the mountains of northern Myanmar sink in. My body was weary but my heart was full. What we had just completed was extraordinary but […] Read more…

How to Spend Three Days in Yangon, Myanmar

During the hour long taxi ride from Yangon airport into the city, I stared out the window at the constantly changing scenery. Quiet residential neighbourhoods surrounded by green parks gradually gave way to shabby apartment blocks and traffic choked streets. Golden temples shone in the distance. We weaved through the congested traffic, slowly edging closer […] Read more…