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Inle Lake

Inle Lake, Myanmar, Travel
When we arrived at Heho airport we were surprised to learn that Inle Lake was actually an hour and twenty minutes away (poor research on our part I must say). We embarked on the journey via taxi - a very expensive one. Regardless of the first hiccups, we found Inle Lake to be breathtakingly beautiful.Once at our hotel, the Novotel, we booked a sunset boat ride. As we explored...


Myanmar, Travel, Yangon
When we booked our trip to Myanmar, we allocated the most time to popular places like Bagan and Inle Lake. In doing so, we neglected a few other areas. Yangon was one of them. After one full day and night there, we truly wished we’d stayed a bit longer.Stay We hired a tour guide arranged through our hotel, the ParkRoyal. His name was Zaw and with his immense friendliness told...


Bagan, Myanmar, Travel
We were so excited to arrive in Bagan. I had seen pictures online and it looked pretty special. Bagan has more than 2,000 Buddhist monuments. The hotel recommended for us to rent a scooter and go around to see the temples. The scooter only cost $6 for the entire day. You could also hire a driver to take you around, it will probably cost around $10-$15 USD.Bagan is split...