Tour through Myanmar 2005


Day scheme
22/04: Leaving Belgium
23/04: Arrival in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and next flight to Yangon, Myanmar; visiting Yangon
24/04: Moving on and visiting Bago. Continue to Mawlamyine
25/04: Mawlamyine
26/04: Mawlamyine, continue to and visit Hpa'an
27/04: On the road to Kyaik-htiyo and visit surrounding area
28/04: Visit the Golden Rock and travel on to Toungoo
29/04: Continuing the journey from Toungoo to Kalaw
30/04: One day trekking around Kalaw
01/05: Kalaw and driving to Nyaungshwe (Lake Inle)
02/05: Boat trip on Lake Inle.
03/05: Kekku
04/05: Lake Inle
05/05: Continuing to Mandalay
06/05: Mingun and Mandalay
07/05: Inwa (Ava), Sagaing and Amarapura
08/05: Ride to Pyin Oo Lwin (Anisakan Falls)
09/05: Back to Mandalay
10/05: Bus ride to Bagan
11/05: Bagan
12/05: Bagan (stayed at the hotel due to knee infection)
13/05: Mount Popa
14/05: Flight from Bagan to Yangon and visit Yangon
15/05: Yangon
16/05: Home flight Yangon - Kuala Lumpur - Paris

Small report:

Have a look at my impressions and pictures.

Interactive:

Practical information in a nutshell:

Novels:
The piano tuner (by Daniel Mason)
Birma, de glimlach van een dame (Thijs Heslenfeld; in Dutch)

Links:
Myanmar News
The Irrawaddy
Asia Observer
Myanmarnews.net
Burma daily
The new light of Myanmar (Governmental)

Travel info:
News and travel info (Commercial)
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