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  • 10 reasons to honeymoon in Burma (Myanmar)

    What could be more romantic than exploring a country that still feels largely untouched by tourism? No selfie sticks in the background of your beach photos or super-fast broadband bringing you back to Earth with a bump. If wedding day dramas are getting you down, fast-forward to the adventures of married life, starting with your honeymoon. We’ve researched top 10 experiences for honeymooners in Burma (Myanmar) to give you more time to plan your wedding (or procrastinate…) (more…)

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  • East photography competition #2: Best of Burma

    In issue #4 of our travel magazine East, we asked readers to dig out a snapshot of the action in their travel photos for our “movement” photography competition. We were inundated with entries; a giant flame launching a hot air balloon into flight, a fisherman perched on one leg spying the next catch and a monk racing to morning prayers were just a few of the highlights. (more…)

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  • 5 unforgettable places in Burma

    When planning a trip to Burma (Myanmar) the precarious sight of Golden Rock, otherworldly Mount Popa or the dazzling Shwedagon Pagoda might spring to mind. But our Burma Unmasked tour, you guessed it, unmasks, some of the lesser-known experiences based on the the expert knowledge of our guides and tour leaders. (more…)

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  • Cycling in Burma: From Mandalay to Bagan

    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 culture completely different from our own. Here is our guide to a cycling in Burma: from Mandalay to Bagan. (more…)

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