One of the best known temples in Bagan, and still in use, is Ananda Pahto. It was built between 1090 and 1105. In 1990 in recognition of its 900th anniversary […]
Sister village and transportation hub to the great archaeological wonder that is Bagan, Scaramouchine wandered Nyaung U early in the morning.
Scaramouchine blurrily stepped off the overnight bus arriving at the Nyaung U bus station at 4:30 in the morning and drank several cups of hot sweet milky tea before witnessing sunrise […]
Scaramouchine’s favourite airline emblam has to be Yangon Airways’. A commercial airline represented by a white elephant! How much better can you get than that. Furthermore, the emblam of the white elephant […]
Scaramouchine was intensely anticipating the food of Myanmar. Having read Naomi Duguid’s “Burma: River’s of Flavour”, she had been menu planning for weeks. Dreaming of curries, sour salads and fresh […]
Scaramouchine’s requirment for going to Myanmar was that part of it was not adventure-travel but a relaxing beach holiday. She chose the Pleasant View Resort in Ngapali for its clean […]
The night Scaramouchine arrived in Myanmar she went to Shwedagon Paya, unfortunately missing the sunset but in time for the festival like atmosphere that lit up the famous Yangon temple […]