Tips for Mingun Pagoda visitors
My visit to the country of Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, was highlighted by the beautiful temples I saw and of course, some of the friendliest people I’ve ever met. Though I’m usually greeted with a sense of acceptance anywhere in Southeast Asia due to my Asian features, I found the Burmese more welcoming and …
Steps in applying for a Myanmar Tourist Visa in the Philippines
Guide books exist for obvious reasons: to guide, instruct, recommend or give the reader a plethora of options. Ignoring a guide book’s suggestion is forgivable, but not heeding a warning is a mortal sin. While in Myanmar, I decided not to book an accommodation after Yangon to make my journey more exciting. I’ve tried this …
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.- Louis Pasteur
Children and adults were on their knees, their palms together and eyes closed, fervently praying and chanting. I come from a predominantly Christian / religious country, but I have never seen and felt such devotion in my entire life.
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