Welcome to Bagan, Burma, home to the "world's largest and densest concentration" of Buddhist temples and pagodas. The archeologically rich town is just one of 10 little-known Asian cities you'll want to visit after admiring the photos on this list: asia youv, bucket list, bagan burma, asia travel, 10 highlight, hot air balloons, asia top, myanmar burma, sunris shot
Welcome to Bagan, Burma, home to the "world's largest and densest concentration" of Buddhist temples and pagodas. The archeologically rich town is just one of 10 little-known Asian cities you'll want to visit after admiring the photos on this list:
Hand in hand - IT WAS all toasts and effusions of mutual esteem when President Thein Sein welcomed Shinzo Abe to Myanmar’s capital, Naypyidaw, on May 26th. Mr Abe was the first Japanese prime minister to visit the country since 1977.
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The Burmese make a big deal of the New Year. Thingyan (known as the "water throwing festival") takes place this year from April 13-16. During the festival everyone throws water at each other. Staying dry isn't an option. Water symbolizes the washing away of the previous year's bad luck and sins. books, travel abroad, visit myanmar, 11 thing, place, myanmar project, myanmar burma, hotels
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Sule Pagoda Street — the zero mile or the exact centre of Yangon (Rangoon) from which all distances in the city are measured.
Hsinbyume Pagoda in Mingun, Burma
Hot air balloon above ancient temples of Bagan, Burma
Burma will allow private newspapers to publish daily editions next week for the first time in decades. Watch the video here:
Knitting Sweaters While Burma Burns - the angry cartoons of Harn Lay. This cartoon was inspired by Hillary Clinton's trip to Burma in late 2011, the first visit by a U.S. secretary of state to the country in more than 50 years.