Burmese days. April 7th 2011 It's been a long time since our last entry. A long time since we were in Myanmar. Time has marched on and our sojourn has come to an end in the intervening months. Much has changed. Still, in the interest of completeness and such, it seemed proper to finish the story - better late than never.
Welcome to Myanmar
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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