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Experienced: Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar

Experienced: Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar For the past two years of living and traveling around Southeast Asia, I have literally visited many temples such as in Ayutthaya, Bangkok and the Angkor Wat in Cambodia, which is one of the most important Archaeological sites in the world. Every time I set foot on these sites, I always feel amazed and always feel like I am about to discover a new world. Therefore, when I decided to head over Myanmar, I made sure not to miss Shwedagon Pagoda which is Myanmar’s source of pride and joy. Shwedagon Pagoda Shwedagon Pagoda is...

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Myanmar Travel: Things You Need to Know Before You Go

Myanmar Travel Things You Need to Know Before Heading to the Golden Land Myanmar is a destination less traveled in Asia, yet a destination that has a lot of things to offer. Untouched, magical and sacred can be the best words to describe this hidden gem of Southeast Asia. It is a country that used to be isolated for some decades which has finally opened its doors to tourism and now making its name on the travel destinations map. Pristine beaches, magnificent temples, rich culture and the warm hospitality of the locals await every traveler heading to the Golden Land....

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Myanmar Travel Guide | Journey to the Golden Land

Myanmar Travel Guide Journey to the Golden Land It all started with the amazing photographs of a friend, Ian Barin of Ian Barin Photography whom I met during his travel to Siem Reap, Cambodia. After seeing all his wonderful photos from Myanmar, I finally decided to make a flight booking to the Golden Land. I hardly slept that night as his photographs were still stuck in my mind and were like inviting me to fly over straightaway. The stupas and hot air balloon in the golden moments of sunrise in Bagan, the Shwedagon Pagoda twinkling in the nighttime in Yangon and...

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10 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Myanmar | Filtraveler: Adventure Travel

Myanmar or formerly Burma is one of the most authentic, culturally stunning and undiscovered destinations in the world. Known as the “The Golden Land”, this country must be added to your travel destination list. To many travelers, this country still remains a bizarre place, an unknown destination yet to discover. After several years of isolation, restricting tourists from entering the country, finally, this second largest country in Southeast Asia is now open to globetrotters from around the world. Here are 10 stunning photos that will make you want to visit Myanmar. Be ready to be amazed and discover a golden land of stunning beauty and charm, a land with...

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