Top reasons to visit Burma

Golden Rock, Myanmar

I spent a month backpacking in Burma, or Myanmar as it is officially known, shortly after the country had reopened its borders to tourists. It was a very different experience to the one I had been having in neighbouring Thailand for the previous month – Burma had no ATMs, limited backpacker accommodation, poor transportation links […]

Travel Snaps: Burma

In 2012 I was fortunate enough to spend a month in Burma with my girlfriend during our trip around the world. Burma had only recently opened its borders to tourists, so we were among some of the first westerners to make our way into country for a number of years. Here’s some of the scenes […]