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The Courier
Myanmar travel tips and things to do: 20 highlightsstill are novelty, with children jostling to offer high-fives as you whiz past.
Myanmar travel tips and things to do: 20 highlights
The Courier / Posted 14 days ago
still are novelty, with children jostling to offer high-fives as you whiz past. 16: VISIT THE HOLIEST SITE IN THE LAND – SHWEDAGON PAGODA, YANGON Sunset is the time to visit, when the diamond-encrusted stupa casts a beam of light reflecting... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The comforting chaos of Yangon’s markets and templesblue, snubbing my prepared ode to freedom and the open skies. An hour’s walk n
The comforting chaos of Yangon’s markets and temples
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 days ago
blue, snubbing my prepared ode to freedom and the open skies. An hour’s walk north of Sule, Yangon’s great showpiece, Shwedagon pagoda loomed before me, 99 metres to its golden peak. Inevitably, as with all these glistening mounts of Buddha, I... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Once lost in time, it's Burma's time to shinetourists from climbing templesBurma: Golden hospitality Yangon is also home to
Once lost in time, it's Burma's time to shine
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 30 days ago
tourists from climbing templesBurma: Golden hospitality Yangon is also home to Burma's most sacred temple: the 97m tall Shwedagon Pagoda, whose golden dome is visible throughout much of the city. Its tiers are plated in gold, studded with... Read more
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