Travel Articles

In Search of Myanmar: Travels through a Changing Land

In Search of Myanmar: Travels through a Changing Land, is based on the journeys the author, James Fable, made while writing for...

Samkar lake: A peaceful getaway

Looking for an escape from Yangon’s hefty rain? What about staying by a lake with no other hotels around and no motorboat...

Taking the Slow Road from Mandalay to Bagan

Like the Nile in Egypt, the Irrawaddy River is an important gift to the people of Myanmar that gave rise to the...

Visa to Myanmar

Applying for visa is often a nightmare with queues in embassies and rude officials. Myanmar stands out. Since 2012, a number of...

Top Things To Do In and Around Bagan

Watch the sunset There is nothing like watching the...

Bagan listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Bagan, Myanmar was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site on Saturday by the UN at the Azerbaijani capital Baku, nearly after...

Yenangyaung

As far as trips through Myanmar go, the region between Yangon and Bagan is often overlooked. We wondered what interesting destinations lie...

Where to send your mother in law in Myanmar?

Think of yourself as an expat in Yangon and are leading an interesting lifestyle that keeps you busy with work, sports, social...

Festival guide: August 2019

Here are the two famous festivals happening in Mandalay, Myanmar this month. Taung Pyone Festival

Visa to Myanmar

Applying for visa is often a nightmare with queues in embassies and rude officials. Myanmar stands out. Since 2012, a number of...

Top Things To Do In and Around Bagan

Watch the sunset There is nothing like watching the...

Festival guide: June 2019

Waso Chin Lone Festival Around the 2nd week of June through the 1st week of July If you have...