Myanmar

One small step for a women & one giant leap for my thighs

One small step for a women & one giant leap for my thighs

From Inle lake we made our move north to the hiking town of Hsipaw. The word hike has always petrified me but I decided I wanted to give it a go and I don’t tend to do things by half so naturally I signed up […]

Life on the Lake

Life on the Lake

Inle lake is ginormous and full of things to see and do so we hired a boat for the day and cruised around to get sneak peak of what life is like for the locals living in houses on stilts.  Floating gardens I could watch Myanmar […]

Feeling Vine

Feeling Vine

After being ill repeatedly in Yangon and Bagan I was so relieved to feel better when we arrived at Inle Lake. As a celebration we dropped our bags and cycled straight to the local vineyard, which is beautiful I might add. Myanmar wine isn’t up […]

Bagan – The Bigger the Buddha the Better

Bagan – The Bigger the Buddha the Better

Bagan was my initial draw to Myanmar and I knew that it would be incredible but I didn’t expect to fall in love with it the way I have. It think I can honestly say that it’s the most impressive place I have ever been. […]

Lucy in the Stupa with Diamonds

Lucy in the Stupa with Diamonds

I spent the majority of time in Yangon sick in bed but before the bug attacked we had a chance to wander through the characterful streets of what was formerly known as Rangoon. Colonial architecture surrounds the central area of town We visited the famous […]