Up the Irrawaddy river to Mingun

Up the Irrawaddy river to Mingun

More people needed to take the boat on the Irrawaddy river Today I am taking a boat to Mingun, an archeological place of interest that is located 11km from Mandalay up the Irrawaddy river. The boat trip almost does not take place. I register as the first tourist at the jetty where I hear that […]

The Royal Cities around Mandalay

The Royal Cities around Mandalay

A challenging drive to the Royal Cities around Mandalay Today was a fantastic day. However, initially, it started wrong. I hired a blue taxi to take me to the three Royal Cities in the vicinity of Mandalay. So¬†I end up in an old, rickety vehicle whose suspension has long since been abandoned. Sitting on a […]

On the move to Mandalay

On the move to Mandalay

All flight information in Burmese After 2 days of wandering around in Yangon, I decided to move to Mandalay. The flight went smoothly. But it could have turned out different. The boarding gate displays nothing; when a plane leaves, someone with a sign walks through the hall, with all flight information in Burmese, of course. […]