Bagan and Thingyan (water festival) – Myanmar 2016

Temples of Bagan

Arriving in Bagan I rendezvoused with friends i’d made in Yangons bus station who were staying at the same hostel as me and we headed there. It was called Ostello Bello and it’s a really cool place, a good base for meeting other travellers and exploring Bagan. Expensive but recommended. It’s in New Bagan, the other 2 ‘hubs’ are Old Bagan and Nyaung U. Bagan is a place of thousands… Read moreBagan and Thingyan (water festival) – Myanmar 2016

Yangon – Myanmar 2016

Downtown - Yangon Photo Gallery

I flew into Yangon to begin my Myanmar exploration, and it was a good place to start! The first night i’d arrived fairly late, so the next day I decided to pack a lot in. After managing to buy a bus ticket to move on (more on that at the end of this post) I headed to the Downtown area. My first port of call was the Sule Paya pagoda,… Read moreYangon – Myanmar 2016

Lopburi and Koh Kham – Daytrips from Bangkok – Thailand 2016

I headed back to Bangkok to see Yindee for a few days before my flight to Myanmar. We decided to take couple of day trips, so here’s a quick report on what we got up to! First trip we visited Lopburi. It’s a city of Temples and Monkeys! It’s about 3 hours ride from Bangkok by train. We actually ended up spending only 5 hours in the city, meaning we’d… Read moreLopburi and Koh Kham – Daytrips from Bangkok – Thailand 2016