Day 7 Mandalay

We were a little disappointed not to be taking the boat to Mandalay today. We just couldn’t risk being stuck on the boat for such a long time and ruining our plans. So this morning we boarded the bus from the station at 8.30 for Manadalay. They said it would take 5 to 6 hours which was better than the…
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Day 6 Bagan

We had an early start this morning as we decided to see the sunrise over Bagan and see the balloons. We arranged to hire an e-bike for the day which would get us to the temple a bit quicker and would allow us to explore some of the further pagodas and temples later in the afternoon once we came back…
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Day 5 Bagan

We had every intention of waking up early and getting an early start this morning but it just didn’t work out that way. After a leisurely breakfast on the rooftop comprising of a plate of fruit and toast with an optional omelette we set off on our hired push bikes we rented for 1500K per person from a place on…
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Day 4 Arriving In Ancient Bagan

Today we were meant to arrive at 9.30am but it wasn’t meant to be. Last night the train stopped for a long time and we were wondering why since it was meant to be a nonstop train. We were later informed by the kind steward that the train was delayed almost 6 hours as the train in front had derailed…
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