Myanmar: Taungoo to Kalaw January 19th 2012 We had to push start the Town Ace this morning. Hmmm...
The countryside in Myanmar is georgeous. People are smiling and waving everywhere. Chan took us on a detour today. We went to the new Capital. Yangon isn't technically the capital city anymore, Naypyidaw is.
It was quite shocking. A ghost town with no traffic and a 7 lane super highway. The government put roughly 4 BILLION doll ... read more
Asia » Burma » Eastern Burma » Kalaw 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