Mandalay may be the most recognized place in Myanmar, thanks to Rudyard Kipling, Amitav Ghosh and others, however much of its former charm has been destroyed and I would not recommend spending too much time there. (In fact, if you have constraints, cross it off your list.) That being said, the people are as lovely as elsewhere, there is a phenomenal Buddhist monastery/university and it … Continue reading Mingalaba Myanmar – Part II – Mandalay and Rolling on the River
To know me is to know I love to travel, eat and take photos, although not always in that order. I love sharing my experiences and pictures. In the past two years, I have had the extreme good fortune to travel to some amazing places. travelmagnolia will feature images of the people and places along with my personal impressions and recommendations. This watermelon vendor was … Continue reading Hello World!