Myanmar · 10 Days · 7 Moments · August 2017

Jasmin's adventure in Myanmar


26 August 2017

Yangon Day 12 26/08/2017 - Arrived on the night bus - Stayed at the Little Yangon Hostel - Visited the Pagoda on the roundabout - Looked around the old and new market - Dinner at Rangoon tea house - aubergine bao, pea paratha, duck empanadas and buttermilk fish
Nyaung Shwe Day 10 continued - 24/08/2017 - Boat trip through inke lake - Dinner at Owl One Grill - Chicken, Aubergine, Okra skewers and hummus Day 11 - 25/08/2017 - Spa day - back and shoulder massage and manicure - Drinks at Asiatico - Visited the markets - Lunch at Live Dim Sum - Har Gua, pumpkin and mushroom gyoza, vegetable spring rolls, seaweed salad and bean curd aubergine and mushroom clay pot

23 August 2017

Inle Lake Trek Home stay Day 9 23/08/2017 - First day of the trek - walked 17km - Home stay in a village Day 10 24/07/2017 - Day 2 of trek - Boat trip across inle

22 August 2017

Kalaw Day 8 22/08/2017 - Arrived on the bus from Mandalay - Hotel - Dream Villa - Climbed to the top of the hill with a view of Kalaw - Dinner at Red House - Pizza and Salad

21 August 2017

Mandalay Day 6 20/08/2017 - Arrived on a day bus - Checked into hostel - Ostello Bello Mandalay - Dinner at Cafe City - Veggie pizza, Chicken Kebab and fried cashews Day 7 21/08/2017 - Taxi to Mandalay Hill to a pagoda and views - Saw more pagodas on the way back - Long walk to the Gold Factory - Lunch at the hostel - Veggie Pizza and Tomato Salad - Taxi to U Bein Bridge (Thunderstorms) - Dinner at Mingalar - Stir fried veggies, spicy shrimp and Tamarind Salad (with additional raw veg, dip and salads

18 August 2017

Bagan Day 4 18/08/2017 - Arrived from Yangon on night bus - E-bikes around the town Pagodas Market - Lunch at the hostel - pasta (chilli and garlic) and brushetta - Sunset tour from the hostel on e-bikes - Drinks at the hostel - Dinner at The Moon Restaurant (veggie) with first beer Day 5 19/08/2017 - Cooking class with May First went to the local market to pick up fruit and veg Went back to May's house to cook Beef curry, aubergine, long bean and potato curry, cauliflower and okra stir fry and a mixture of salads - Sunset boat tour - Dinner at little village restaurant - mushroom and baby corn sautéed, fish with tamarind curry, vegetable curry and ginger salad

16 August 2017

Yangon Day 2 - 16/08/2017 - Shwedagon Pagoda by night - Dinner at feel restaurant (street food) - chicken gyozas, noodles, dim sum and Burmese pancake - Vista roof top bar (amazing view of Shwedagon) - Hostel - Pickled Tea Hostel Day 3 - 17/08/2017 - Shwedagon Pagoda by day - Breakfast at the hostel (Walking through the back streets of Yangon where locals lived) - Reclining Buddha - Sitting Buddha - Walk around the Lake - Lunch at Royal Garden - Dim sum Night bus to Bagan