Tag: Burma

Sunset at Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon

There were only a few things that we really wanted to do in Yangon, and we had heard that the sunset at Shwedagon Pagoda was not to be missed. As usual, we procrastinated and nearly ended up missing it, but after a quick $3 taxi ride we arrived at the massive pagoda. The Shwedagon Pagoda is 2500 […]

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Getting a Visa for Myanmar in Bangkok was no fun at all

If you’re thinking about getting a visa for Myanmar in Bangkok, there are some things you need to know. Our experience wasn’t the greatest, and while these kind of days are all part of long-term travel, there’s no need for you to make the same mistakes we did! After reading the many blog and forum […]

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