Town life and Getting around – Last hours in Bagan (Myanmar 5/10)

Seeing all these temples and walking around since 5 am made us quite hungry. Our search for lunch brought us into Old Bagan city for the first time. It was filled with villagers who had set up a tent city for a major festival that was in a few days. Tents were everywhere, complete with makeshift kitchens, kids and … Continue reading Town life and Getting around – Last hours in Bagan (Myanmar 5/10)

Numbers game – Bartering (Myanmar 4/10)

Although we didn't buy the laquerware from that really nice salesman, the things we did buy required a lot of bartering to get a good price.  At first we sucked at it, but as time went on I got the hang of it and it become kind of fun. Our first experience was getting off the airplane and … Continue reading Numbers game – Bartering (Myanmar 4/10)