1984 February 20th 2010 Some of the details of some of the local characters in this blog and the next two blogs may or may not have been changed to protect their identity.
As you'd know, I'm back in Melbourne now, finished travelling. I couldn't keep up my blog because my computer broke down in Myanmar, and then after I got it fixed it broke again in Lombok. Most of this was written during those few days where it was ... read more
Asia » Burma » Yangon Region » Yangon Britain conquered Burma over a period of 62 years (1824-1886) and incorporated it into its Indian Empire. Burma was administered as a province of India until 1937 when it became a separate, self-governing colony; independence from the Commonwealth wa... ... read more
UPDATE (April 2013)
This site was the blog I kept for my long-term travels, mainly through Asia, in 2009-2010. I'm not maintaining it any more. To read about my more recent travels, mainly through Latin America, in May 2013 - June 2013, please click here: DrinkTheWater: Daniel Gerber Travel blog
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Having always dreamed about travel, prev... full info