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- Continental Breakfast
- Concierge desk
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Outdoor pool
- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Arriving in Bagan, at the airport we realise it has gotten so much hotter even than Yangon, and we are desperate to get to the hotel and make full use of the pool we have paid a little more for.La negotiates a taxi even though we had asked for a hotel transfer and the guy is standing there with the hotel name but doesn't have us down.As the taxi …
We left our Yangon hotel to travel to the airport in good time. Fortunately, the traffic heading out of town was considerably less than that going in the other direction, and we arrived in good time. We had a charter plane organised, and we had 'nothing to worry about, as everything is organised'. Naturally the charter plane was late in arriving. Yangong airport is basic, with passengers either walking or bussing out to the steps to board the planes. Luckily ...
... to you. We went straight to one of the more popular pagodas for sunrise, thankfully there were people waving flashlights so we could make our way up the stairs which get steeper and shallower the higher you go. This pagoda was about 5 or 6 flights of stairs to the top and when we finally got up there we found a fleet of Japanese photographers whose tripods took up every millimetre of space on the sides towards the sun. We went down a level where the competition ...
... was delicious, the scenery was beautiful, the home where we stayed was like none other I had seen-- think a hearth underneath the whole elevated house to warm it, sleeping on mats and homemade blankets and pillows, while hearing the monks chant throughout the whole village no matter where you were and having ten children peek in at you and smile and laugh when you wave. It was well worth the money for the experience, and was yet another time when the company ...
We booked a hostel during the bus and it was called Ostello bello! We got to bagan around 8am and took a taxi over to our hostel which was in new bagan. Our taxi was sick - it was basically a pick up truck with mattresses at the back - super comfy. I could also already feel the warmth of the locals here! The journey to the hostel gave me glimpses of bagan and some of its temples, it was beautiful and seemed relatively quiet! The hostel was on ...