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Idag tog vi det
lugnt. Efter frukost solade vi lite på hotellets balkong. Sen gick
vi runt på stan och kollade i shoppingmall. Vi åt en god middag och
även idag avslutade vi dagen med en bra kinesisk film som handlade
om en skyskrapa som börjar att brinna.
Vi kom tillbaka
till Yangon tidigt på morgonen. Tog en taxi till vårt nya hotell.
Dock kom vi så tidigt att personalen låg och sov i foajén. Som tur
var fick vi komma in på vårt rum efter bara en liten stund. Efter
frukosten gick vi ut på en långpromenad. Vi gick till ett
shoppingmall och sen vidare till en marknad där vi …
... things did not improve. The only thing of note was the ferry that shuttles people from the residential suburbs on the other side of the river to downtown Yangon, and the entire river was lined with trash on either side. After "admiring" this view for 30 seconds, we were ready to leave.
After a quick lunch we headed to the Kyaukhtagyi Pagoda, home of an enormous reclining Buddha. The pagoda itself is little more than a giant ...
... through the countryside, rice paddies, and small local communities. I was all smiles with all the adorable children running around wanting to say hello and have their pictures taken. It was also the first sunny day all week so that certainly raised my spirits and made for a fab afternoon. Having had such a nice time with my tour guide I pointed to a local bar on the side of the road and bought us a beer to cheers the day. At which point he was the one ...
... and Uttara, were sent from India as missionaries to Thaton after the Third Buddhist Snyod. The King of Thaton gave them permission to build a shrine at the foot of Singuttara Hill in which the monks preserved a hair of the Buddha. The name 'Sule Pagoda’ itself, however comes from a later period and is linked to the Sule Nat, or guardian spirit, of Singuttara Hill, who local legend claims showed the monks the site where the relics of three previous Buddhas had ...