Myanmar, Vietnam · 12 Days · 6 Moments · August 2017


28 August 2017

Day 12.. 26/08 Day bus from Nyuang Shwe to Yangon Hostel: Little Yangon Hostel - Sule Pagoda in the middle of the roundabout - Yangon Market - Mahandaboola gardens, city hall, independence palace Very rainy so chilled at the Hostel for a few hours before dinner .. - Rangoon Tea House 5*

25 August 2017

Day 11.. 25/08 SPA DAY 💃🏻 - massage / mani / pedi in Nyaung Shwe - bevs at Asiatico - dim sum lunch

24 August 2017

Day 8.. 22/08 we arrived in Kalaw via a day bus from Mandalay Hotel: Dream Villa - dinner at Red House for pizza 🍕 Day 9.. 23/08 - Eversmile 2 day trek started of well with blue skies, after lunch time it started to rain making the ground VERY muddy and slippery. The afternoon trek was meant to take 2-3 hours but ended up taking 4-5 hours. 17km walked. - Arrived at the locals house at 7ish for a shower(bucket of rainwater) and dinner Day 10.. 24/08 - Day 2 of the had started off bad, but the ground was a lot less slippy than the day before, we also had sticks which helped a lot! - We reached the lunch spot at Inle lake around 1 o'clock, had lunch and then got the boat down the lake to Nyuang Shwe. Hotel: Manaw Than -dinner at One Owl Grill 5* with some celebratory Gintons

21 August 2017

Day 6.. 20/08 We got to Mandalay around 5pm on the day bus from Bagan Hostel: Ostello Bello Mandalay - dinner at Cafe City via Mandalay Palace for dinner for some non Burmese food. Day 7.. 21/08 - Mandalay Hill to the Pagoda at the top and a few more pagodas at the bottom of the Hill. - 2 hour walk to the goldleaf factory, bought some gold leaf souvenirs - rainy trip to U Bein bridge - Dinner at Mingalar Bar for more burmese food

19 August 2017

Day 5 .. 19/08 - morning food market shop with May for our cooking class. We chose to make aubergine and long bean curry, beef curry, okra and cauliflower 5* - afternoon chill at the hostel - evening sunset tour from OB - dinner at the Little Village Restaurant

17 August 2017

Day 2 ..16/08 We arrived in Yangon 6pm after another day of traveling Hostel: Pickled Tea Hostel - stroll past to Shwedagone Pagoda - Feel Food Night Market (too many dogs!) - Vista Rooftop Bar for a view of the Shwedagon Pagodas by night 5* Day 3.. 17/08 The next morning we headed out early to make the most of our day... - Shwedagon Pagoda by day - Sitting Buddha - Reclining Buddha - Lakeside lunch and wander around the Lake After A LOT of walking we headed back to the Hostel to freshen up (and a little wifi time).. ready for our first overnight bus experience...