How to spend two days in Mandalay – a complete guide

If you are planning to see Mandalay in two days and you’re not sure which places are worth visiting and which are not, you are in the right place. I’ve…

A half day trip from Mandalay to Mingun – a complete guide

When visiting Mandalay, a trip to the nearby Mingun is a must. Mostly known for the Mingun Pahtodawgyi, a gigantic unfinished pagoda, Mingun is also worth visiting for the Hsinbyume Pagoda (the famous…

Hsinbyume Pagoda Mingun – the famous Mandalay white temple

I’ve been to many temples, hundreds of them. I’ve seen temples in Thailand, Cambodia, Japan, Vietnam, Laos and many other countries but none impressed me as much as the Hsinbyume…

Bagan e-bikes – things to know before renting one

If you are traveling to Myanmar, exploring Bagan should be on top of your must visit places. After seeing Angkor Wat in Cambodia, I honestly thought that no other place,…

How to find temples you can still climb in Bagan – 2019 guide

Bagan attracts many tourists with its incredible history and 2,200 beautiful temples and pagodas. Everyone is in search of the best photography spots and I must admit that you can’t…

MUST VISIT Bagan temples & pagodas – don’t miss no 8

Bagan, the land of more than 2,000 temples, some of the most beautiful sunsets on this planet and breathtaking views. With so many temples to choose from, it is hard…

What to wear in Myanmar – with tips & tricks

If you’re wondering what to wear on your trip to Myanmar, you are in the right place. Unlike other Asian countries, the people in Myanmar dress completely different. Even though…

Pagoda, stupa, temple – definition and differences

If you’ve been traveling around Asia for a while, most probably you’ve heard the terms pagoda, stupa and temple. It’s hard enough to assimilate new cultures when traveling in Asia…

2 days in Yangon – how to see the best of it!

If you can only spend two days in Yangon and you don’t know which places are worth visiting, you are in the right place. I’ve put together the perfect Yangon…