Few popular places live up to their hype, but we’ve never met anyone disappointed by Bagan. David discovers the secrets of these ancient temples while meeting local people and learning about modern Myanmar.
Cycling trips take us right back to what makes travel so endlessly fascinating and rewarding: the surprises, the chance encounters and the ordinary, everyday details. The humble bicycle gives us the freedom to roam under our own steam, take diversions, stop to chat and generally enjoy the experience of being immersed in a country and […]
Lesley & Alistair Greenhill travelled on our Beautiful Burma Small Group Tour during Burma’s recent, momentous elections. Here, Lesley describes the atmosphere of anticipation ahead of the event. (All photos courtesy of Lesley and Alistair Greenhill)
It’s impossible to travel in Burma without visiting at least a few Buddhist pagodas and they are spottable almost every way you turn! But which ones are worth a visit? This handy guide will help you decide which ones to add to your itinerary so that you don’t end your time in Burma totally pagoda-ed […]
I love the itinerary of our Beautiful Burma tour. It encompasses so much of what I love about Myanmar/Burma. Whatever you want to call it, there’s no denying that a visit to this country leaves one changed. Yes, it is full of breathtaking nature, architectural treasures and ancient tradition but it’s the people that will stick […]