LIFE SE ASIA MAGAZINE

My Trip To Myanmar – First day in Yangon by Richard Do

If you can view maps Myanmar notice contiguous borders with many countries from India to Thailand. However from VietNam often we travel to Myanmar through two main roads: T1 by air pass Rangon  or Mandalay or T2: the… Read More

Buses, Taxi, Rickshaws, driving a car or motorbike requirements Boats and waterways and more Myanmar/Burma by jackie

Bus travel source wikitravel  By land The situation has changed since the 28 Aug 2013, it’s now possible to enter Myanmar freely by land from at least 4 Thai/Myanmar border crossings, Mai Sai, Mae Sot and Ranong,and travel… Read More

Train Travel Burma/Myanmar by jackie littletaylor

Train Travel Myanmar   There are many views about train travel in Myanmar but for me the slow trains, old , the journey is worth it. from wikitravel  : http://wikitravel.org/en/Myanmar Myanmar has an extensive but ancient rail network. Trains… Read More

Kaw Thoung Myanmar and the days of visa runs Thailand to Myanmar

I made the visa run from Ranong Thailand across the water to Kaw Thoung Myanmar several times years ago and always enjoyed the little boat ride.  There is a small buddhist shrine on a small island just before… Read More