Four Sisters Inn
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... at approx. 16.35 so it had been 25 1/2hr trip.
Cost of this ride $7 again paid in USD.
When I got to Shwenyaung a taxi driver approached me as I got off and asked if I was going to Nyuangshwe? I asked him, how much and he said 7000kyat, the going rate, so I agreed. About half an hour later I was booking into my hotel for the next couple of days.
It was a long, slow journey but I am really glad I did ...
... workers from Burma.
His dream would be to become a certified guide for tourists but the 1000-euro fee (can this figure be correct?) is an impassable barrier to this goal. Plan B is to save up enough money to buy a longtail boat and take tourists out on Inle Lake. He prays to the Buddha that at least this wish would be granted.
Thar Nge emphatically welcomes us to park our bikes at his wife’s restaurant while we ...
... long day, our boat headed across the lake to return us to our hotel on stilts, where we enjoyed a cold Myanmar beer in the bar and had an acceptable dinner in the dining room. Since were captive on the hotel complex, there was no other choice for food. We retired to our room with the screened windows open and listened to the night sounds on the lake, finally stilled of the clatter of two-stroke diesel engines.
The next morning after breakfast, we were collected again by May ...
... in the water, the fish enter and cannot get out. Then they head to one of their 70 traps and check for fish. We went along with them and they had some fish in their baskets. A bad point is that they seem to take even the small fishes, not only the big ones. Their manner of rowing is special, they stand at the front of the boat and row with their foot. On the way to the opposite side of the lake we crossed other fishermen with different ...
... was the meal for all the people of the village taking part to the wedding. We went to see the new couple but it was an akward situation as a lot of foreign tourists were in the room, looking at them and taking pictures while nobody know what should be done. It looked more like a safari and I decided to stay outside. The end of the trek was near and we were happy to see the lake after 3 days of walking. We had a good view of Inle Lake although it was a little bit ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Very small rooms, not enough light and only a smell window and fan so very hot and stuffy. On the up side, very friendly and helpfull people. Lovely pancakes for breakfast.
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