Thiri Marlar Hotel Bagan
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsThiri Marlar Hotel Bagan
The staff were very friendly and the rooms were clean. Breakfast was served on the roof with great views of the temples. Highly recommended.
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I arrived in Bagan at 4am after an overnight bus ride from Yangon. I was pleasantly surprised by how comfortable the bus ride was, with reclining seats, neck pillows and a little box with a tooth brush, toothpaste, comb and mini towel! However, it was a bad time for me to have my first taste of durian, a fruit found all over Asia. I had seen many shops, ...
... tours, so I am sure they are used to shoppers coming through. He took us to a few temples and pagodas between our hotel and the market - all swarming with tourists and souvenir sellers. Han was a great story teller, and we learned many stories of Buddha and history of the temples. He also told us stories about being a monk at 4yrs (every boy must ...
... too cloudy, up it came behind another temple. Very red through the haze. The hot air balloons started to rise and it looked very picturesque. Back home to our vans for breakfast and then a pony and cart ride around some more temples on the Bagan plains. There are over 2000 pagodas of varying sizes and states of disrepair. It was interesting to have a look at 4 of them - all different in their own way.
We also visited ...
... actually a mountain, but a wonderful temple complex perched on the top of an extinct volcano. It reminded me a bit of Meteora in Northern Greece, where monasteries perch on the time of huge rock spikes, and it is also likened to Mount Olympus, as it ws considered to be home of the Gods. Popa houses at important Nat shrine. Nats are spirit hero's that are worshipped along side the Buddha himself. There are over 100 of the ...
... deck with a large open deck. Great for viewing and sitting in the sun.
I began my day getting caught up with the blog, which was good. After my writing time, I went upstairs for the sun. What a wonderful day. We cruised past so many river villages and it was fun to watch them at their daily chores. It must have been laundry day around the area as many women were washing clothes in the river and ...