Accidents Happen-Office Safety in Myanmar

Zaw Min Oo “Jack” of Khiri Travel Myanmar Sales & Marketing Department writes about the first aid training he and his colleagues underwent at the Myanmar Red Cross in Yangon and the importance of first aid skills in many different situations.

Morning in Yangon: Markets, Monks & Mohinga

The great historian and British Burma expert, J. S. Furnivall, once interpreted markets in Myanmar as places where all the individual ethnic groups of Myanmar “meet, but only in the market place, in buying and selling.” Indeed, local markets paint a picture of this multi-ethnic society that is Myanmar.

On the Road to Mandalay

Mad dogs and Englishmen spring to mind, the famous song by Nöel Coward, however instead of the mid-day sun we were greeted on the first of our twelve-day journey with a tropical downpour with such velocity that it sent everyone scurrying for cover and their umbrellas.