Yangon or Mandalay – which one to choose

Yangon or Mandalay? That’s not an easy question to answer. The good news is that I’m here to help you take the best decision! I’ve been to both cities during…

Myanmar photo gallery – the BEST photos around the country

Myamnar is a country filled with golden temples, endless rice fields, pristine beaches and bustling cities. Add the friendliest people on earth and you have the perfect recipe for an…

Myanmar hidden gems – 10 off the beaten path destinations

The country of golden temples, balancing fishermen and rice fields, Myanmar is still an underrated tourist destination. The lack of tourists is pure gold for the country’s culture and traditions.…

Top AMAZING temples in Myanmar – you have to see no 8

As you probably already know, Myanmar is one of the most devout Buddhist countries in the world. From south to north and east to west there are thousands and thousands of…

Backpacking Myanmar 2019 – all the tips & tricks you need to know

Myanmar was on my travel list for a long time and when we finally booked our flights to visit it, I couldn’t be happier. After backpacking to many touristy countries…

The INCREDIBLE reclining Buddha – Win Sein Taw Ya

When you think you’ve seen it all, book a flight to Myanmar and visit the biggest reclining Buddha in the world. Even though I’ve seen countless Buddha statues all around…

10 AWESOME things to do in Mawlamyine + tips & tricks

Mawlamyine is one of those places which makes you realize that if you really want to experience one country’s culture, you have to get off the beaten path. This city…

Top 15 things to do in Hpa An + extra tips & tricks

If you’re planning a trip to Myanmar, chances are you’ve already heard about Bagan, Yangon, Inle Lake or Mandalay. But what about Hpa An? Hpa An is an emerging tourist…

Inle Lake two day itinerary – the best activities

Inle Lake is the second largest lake in Myanmar and around 70,000 people live here. The lake is an important source of food for locals (fish, tomatoes) and also a…