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Recognized as not just one of the best day-hikes in New Zealand but in the world, Tongariro Alpine …

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Volcanoes, as destructive as they are, sure make things pretty. Geysers, steaming fumaroles, bubbling mud pots, and rainbow …

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Spotless streets, glamorous storefronts, painted crosswalks, fish and chip shops, and the familiar sounds of the English language…where …

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So…we are sort of obsessed with campervans. It’s true, we often fantasize about buying our own 2-berth camper …

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Even after 50 years under a military regime, Myanmar’s smiles can’t be suppressed. The people have a resilience and inner …

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There is a traffic jam of Cinderella-style carriages outside the Pyin Oo Lwin train station. The trappings of the Victorian …

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There are certain areas in Myanmar that tourists still can’t visit and Hsipaw is virtually an island surrounded by the …

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During out speed tour of Bago, Myanmar, our motorbike driver gave us the skinny on chewing and spitting …

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Consistently ranked one of the top cities in the U.S., Columbus itself …

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<< Return to the Bagan Myanmar blog

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We climbed to the highest point in Bagan to try and fathom the density of ancient Buddhist monuments that flooded …

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<< Return to the Inle Lake Myanmar blog

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If you are going to find tourists in Myanmar, they are on Inle Lake…but when you get away from the …

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<< Return to the Bago, Myanmar blog

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We generally try not to speed-tour a town, but when faced with a three-hour bus layover in one …

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Sawtooth mountains, serpentine rivers, grotto-filled caves, and golden stupas peppered throughout…Hpa-an has all the makings of a popular tourist destination, …

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