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  • Busy day in MandalayThere weren't a lot of early risers in our dorm except for the man who was meditating in his bed for an hour. Breakfast spoiled us again with endless toast, juice, tea, eggs and generous fruit plates. We also met Posted by Sarah.M in Explore | Sep 19, 2016
  • A long journey from Hsipaw to MandalayOur last buffet breakfast was good though there weren't any pancakes, but some rice porridge to bring back memories of Chengdu where we ate more of it. We thanked the staff for feeding us so well over the past few Posted by Sarah.M in Explore | Sep 13, 2016
  • Day Two Tungsan to Hsipaw trekThe night was warmer than we had anticipated. We'd brought toques, sweaters and scarves just in case, though the sweater was still necessary. Not many people woke up in time for the 7:30 breakfast so it was pushed to eight Posted by Sarah.M in Explore | Sep 12, 2016
  • Trekking to TungsanAfter delaying our trek a day, we were finally ready to depart, not until after one more tasty breakfast buffet. They had veggie tempura this morning to add to their selection. Five of us set off on a trek with Posted by Sarah.M in Explore | Sep 10, 2016
  • Nam Tok waterfall and Shan Palace Ryan was pretty excited for breakfast and feeling better today. The buffet offered a similar spread except they had rice instead of noodles and fried veggies. We though there were no pancakes until another guest commented on it and we Posted by Sarah.M in Explore | Sep 8, 2016
  • Shan Palace and Little BaganRyan was feeling pretty sick this morning and didn't want to go to breakfast. I took the elevator up to the fourth floor for the breakfast buffet that I'd been excited for since last night. They had fried noodles, fried Posted by Sarah.M in Explore | Sep 6, 2016
  • Gokteik ViaductWe arrived at the train station just before eight to stand in a long line of foreigners buying tickets. If there was one train journey that guidebooks recommended in Myanmar, it was the Gokteik Viaduct over a deep river gorge, Posted by Sarah.M in Explore | Aug 27, 2016
  • Impressive Anisakan FallsWe spent the morning relaxing outside at the guesthouse until Ryan got wet paint on his jeans, a nice bright green. We headed back to our room soon after. We debated whether to move on from Pyin Oo Lwin or Posted by Sarah.M in Explore | Aug 26, 2016
  • Day 22-23 Hpa AnWe'll have spent the last to nights in Hpa An and the scenery is amazing, took a tour yesterday which would of been really good if the rain had stayed away,the rain was torrential got soaked even with wet weather Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Aug 19, 2016
  • Pyin Oo Lwin and Lovely Kandawgyi GardensAfter some instructions from the front desk staff, we set out to find the bus to Pyin Oo Lwin. We walked down to 82nd street and 27th to find pick-up trucks with wooden bench seats, not quite what we imagined Posted by Sarah.M in Explore | Aug 16, 2016
  • Day 20 Kim PunWell here I am at Kin Pun Sakhan, Foot of Mt. Kyaikhtiyo, Myanmar to visit the Golden Rock which apparently the 3rd most important Buddhist site in Burma and in the dry season the views would be terrific, Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Aug 16, 2016
  • Day 19 Bago Myanmar Well another bus trip this time from Inle to Bago,only took 13 hours to cover the 350 odd Km's,so arrived in Bago early yesterday morning and after early check in at my lodgings and much needed sleep I spent the Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Aug 14, 2016
  • Day 15 and trip to Pidaya caves and back to Inle Well was cruisey day got a taxi to Pindaya which has temple in cave filled with more Buddha statues but good views of the country side is About 1300 metres and looks over the town in the valley below Drive over Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Aug 11, 2016
  • Inle Lake Well an easy day getting around on a long boat on Inle lake,costed quite a few places,silversmiths,cigar makers and yep had one and was good but would of been better with an old bourbon!! Watching the carpenters make the long Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Aug 10, 2016
  • Day 13 and Inle LakeWell after giving the buses a miss as I reckoned it was going to take around 12 hours to get to Inle from Bagan, I splurged and got a plane with a flight time of 30 minutes and a transfer Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Aug 9, 2016
  • Day 12 and more of BaganWell today is the last day here in Bagan and spent more time on the E Bike and clocked up about 50 km mainly on dirt roads and and a lot of sandy patches to make life more challenging,on a Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Aug 8, 2016
  • Day 9 and a trip to the mountains from Mandalay Well after another breakfast of eggs and toast!! It was time to get out of Mandalay for the day and visit Pyin U Lwin which is about 1-1/2 hours outside Mandalay up in the mountain area which is a part Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Aug 5, 2016
  • Day 8 ??Well after another breakfast of eggs toast and coffee my driver Bo Bo picked my up and after talking with him today he does it quite hard which was different to what I thought He and his wife and both Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Aug 4, 2016
  • Day 6 &7 bus to Mandalay Well left Pyay yesterday evening at 7 pm for another slow bus to Mandalay,distance around 260km time 9.5 hours with very little sleep on the bus I grabbed a taxi to to new bed for the next 3 nights the Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Aug 3, 2016
  • Mandalay Temples and Stunning U-Bein bridgeWe rental half decent bicycles and got the tires pumped up. Then we headed for 62nd street. We passed the walls and moat that now hosted a military/government activity as well as a museum. We enjoyed the teak Shwenadaw Kyawk Posted by Sarah.M in Explore | Aug 1, 2016
  • #5 Pyay and motor scooters Well there must be lots of chickens around as there were more for breakfast which okay cause it is good way to start the day off-toast,eggs,fried tomatoes and some weird pork sausages very sweet but nice Rained all last nite and Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Aug 1, 2016
  • Day 4 and very slow bus to Pyay Well after another hearty breakfast I had to catch a taxi to the bus station to get the VIP express bus to Pyay about 250km whichever leaving 1030 am and it did so that's a good start some 6.5 hours Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Jul 31, 2016
  • Day 3 Yangon and the last nightWell it was a pretty easygoing day,after a breakfast of fruit,toast and eggs plus a few coffees at Wai Wais B&B it was time organise transport and accommodation at my next destination Which is Pyay about 250 km from Yangon Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Jul 30, 2016
  • Sunrise over BaganFinally, we had enough energy to tackle a bike ride to see sunrise. The staff were up too so we could rent the bike for the dark and chilly venture. There was a little traffic but we stayed safe enough. Posted by Sarah.M in Explore | Jul 29, 2016
  • Day 2 Yangon Well after a wet night the rain and storms have continued for most of the day but still got the chance to do some sight seeing,my accommodation organised a local taxi for day to drive me around for $50 Posted by Richard Indo in Indo Trip 2016 | Jul 29, 2016
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