Authentic Myanmar   Stepping off the bus after a 20-hour journey from Mandalay to Mrauk U was like taking a step back in time. This was the Myanmar we had read about where dirt roads, frequent blackouts, dingy guesthouses, and swarms of mosquitos are the norm. The internet has landed here, but connectivity is, Read More

Myanmar Budget Travel Breakdown   Budget: $50 USD per day for 2 people Total Spent: $1303 Number of Days: 28 Average per day Spent: $46.53

  A Budget Travelers Survival Guide to Myanmar   Traveling long-term it makes little sense to carry multiple guidebooks, they’re just too heavy (not to mention pricey). So when we flipped through the pages of a two year-old Lonely Planet Myanmar (2014 version) left at our guesthouse, we felt as if we were reading, Read More

Why Every Traveler To Myanmar Should Visit Yangon   We’re not big city people but traveling around the world we have developed a special attachment to large cities especially after long stints in the countryside. Yangon is unlike any other city we’ve been to and while close in proximity to Thailand, it’s a world, Read More