The Strand Hotel Shines in New Splendour

The Strand has been an institution in Yangon since 1901, when the Sarkies Brothers turned the one time horse stable into one of Asia’s most luxurious colonial era hotels. The hotel is located in historic downtown Yangon facing the river on Strand Road.

The Temples of Bagan, Myanmar

After another Myanmar bus experience, this one during the day, complete with extra seating placed in the aisles (where one of my seat mates vomited for a while into a plastic bag), we arrived in Bagan, Myanmar’s answer to Cambodia’s