Category Archives: Burma, 1988
The United States of America today restored full diplomatic status to Myanmar, happy news for them; those of you who have traveled into this wonderful country filled with the sweetest, most welcoming people; and travelers with future plans to visit.
More sights to see through the open windows – a man plowing the fields with his oxen…View image, more people selling food and water in big jugs always balanced perfectly on their heads…View image….it seemed as if the train stopped
Up, ready, packed, and “ex-Marine” wore a new pair of beige trousers in honor of this “Upper Class” journey. It was pitch black, inside and outside, at the train station with people sleeping on the platform floor. The train pulled
Another early morning, this time at the Pagan Airport and, would you believe it, the shattered toilet pieces were still scattered all over the floor? Just amazing! A half-hour flight, group hummed a few bars of “On The Road to
Pagan is usually everyone’s number one reason for visiting Burma. It certainly lived up to our expectations and was an immensely visual delight. …View image… Each temple had distinct features that surrounding ones did not have. …View image… They were