Travel Blogs from Yangon (Rangoon)
1st Impression - nice! and relaxed.. especially after a hectic city like Bangkok.
People still dont entirely know how to behave to tourist..
they are afraid to look me in the eyes haha..
For the 1st time i noticed how "small" Asian people are.. specially in this town..
Im 1.81 and compared to some citizens im like a giant! haha
Brendacundy stayed here on Oct 4, 2013 during their trip titled: Myanmar 2013.
Next up on our travels was Myanmar (Burma) where we spent the last week of July. In short we were blown away by the super nice people, beautiful nature and incredible temples.
We arrived in Myanmar by flight early morning and smoothly got our Visa on Arrival that we had applied for online some weeks before. What puzzled us was though th...
You'd better reset your watch. The year may be 2011 but you’d never know it in Burma. It doesn’t take long to feel like you’ve been sucked through a time portal to a land that is stuck way behind on its own. Yangon International Airport, the largest in the country and the only reasonable port of entry, feels like a countryside ...
After some great times in Sri Lanka, I flew to Kuala Lumpur on the 5th of May. Quite a big change to go from laid-back, low-key Sri Lanka to the hustle and bustle of busy, clean and organized Kuala Lumpur. The city is very big and streched-out and although the public transport is very well arranged, it still takes quite a bit of time to get to p...