Bali Travel Itinerary and guide When we visited Bali we hired a car and arranged collection from the airport so there would be no need to pay for transport into town. This was the first time we have hired a car in Asia, usually just getting mopeds in each town as we went around but…

Watching the light

Mandalay travel Guide Many people bypass the city of Mandalay on their rush to get to Bagan, heres some reasons why you should add it to your itinerary, and some others why you might not! Here’s our itinerary of main attractions, the numbers refer to coordinates via MapsWithMe. U-Bein Bridge on Taungthaman Lake (21.891682 96.055523)…

scaffolding on one of many damaged temples

Destruction of temples due to the August 2016 Earthquake in Bagan   If you are going to Bagan in the near future, be aware that there was an earthquake not so long ago, this means entry to some temples is limited due to the damage on the structures, a lot of them also have repair…

Our top 5 Bagan Temples Shwe Nan Yin Taw Monastic Complex From this little group of temples you can see the balloons fairly close as the drift across behind the temples. You can climb up to the top of one of the temples in the area whereas the others are locked. You will find a narrow…