Magical Myanmar January 15th 2012 M - Last time Kate went gallivanting around the world Myanmar (Burma as it was know under the British) was on the no go list as the west were boycotting them because of their oppressive regime. As such Kate like many others didn’t travel there and this and the boycotts mean that Myanmar has been pretty isolated from the rest of the world for many years. Things look to be changing and no doubt th ... 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
We are 2 English citizens who live in California. After much planning and some angst we are taking a break from reality and taking a trip around the world. One car is sold and the house is rented but before kicking off in Central America in mid June we are driving through Oregon to visit friends in Seattle, taking a quick trip to see family in S Carolina and then we are off!
434 days on the road and now we are home!
Use the links below to see maps of Our Trip Route to Date and Our Original Plan/Intended Route.
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