Monthly Archives: March 2012

Back to Bangkok – again…

Days 82 and 83 Monday and Tuesday  26/27 March 2012, – Yangon to Bangkok Monday started as Sunday  finished, sitting on the night bus from Inle Lake to Yangon. I would say I managed a few minutes sleep at most. … Continue reading

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A couple of lazy(ish) days in Inle

Days  80 and 81, Saturday and Sunday  24/25 March 2012, Inle Lake I woke up Saturday morning with a very full head and mostly deaf, but felt a lot better and after staggering around for a while my ears cleared … Continue reading

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A day on the lake

Day 79, Friday 23 March 2012,  Inle Lake I am sure the pickup ride yesterday didn’t help, so I woke up with a streaming nose this morning, bugger it. Nyaunshwe is a dusty little town, there may be some small … Continue reading

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Bagan to Inle Lake – really it’s not that far…

Day 78, Thursday 22 March 2012, Bagan to Inle Lake You will be glad to know this post features no temples, but I still managed to make it a long one; which sums up the day I guess. One of … Continue reading

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The temples of Bagan – day 3

Day 77, Wednesday 21 March 2012, Bagan Back to using MS Word, not that I disliked BlogDesk, I just realised I lost my own original copy of the blog… I may go back to it yet. Mike was feeling unwell … Continue reading

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2 days in Bagan – Part 1

Day 76, Tuesday 20 March 2012, Bagan Lots to track back on as it is now 10 days later and I am in Bangkok. I have a few scribbled notes and some photos as a source for the post – … Continue reading

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Mt Popa

Day 75, Monday 19 March 2012, Bagan – Mt Popa At dinner last night we discussed the possibility of joining Bob, Paulo and Giovanni on a trip to Mt Popa, about an hour and half drive from Bagan in a … Continue reading

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Bagan – beautiful Bagan (day 1 of 3)

Day 74, Sunday 18 March 2012, Bagan Ah, Bagan !  Bagan is what I have most wanted to see in Myanmar. The Bagan archaeological zone is approx 42 square km’s and contains over 3000 (yep three thousand, or 4400 depending … Continue reading

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The boat from Mandalay to Bagan

Day 73, Saturday 17 March 2012 , Mandalay to Bagan Up early, no internet again, I found out that the connection was in the hotel owner’s house and he doesn’t turn it on until 8.00 AM, we left at 7.15. … Continue reading

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Mandalay – 3 ancient cities tour

Day 72, Friday 16 March 2012, Mandalay Yesterday we booked a car to take us on the ‘3 cities’ tour, it is a well worn tourist route that takes in three ancient cities that are near Mandalay. There is limited … Continue reading

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