Myanmar - Yangon & Mandalay January 18th 2007 This blog by Lucas
Jac and I would agree that Myanmar was one of the most DIFFERENT places we have been on this planet. A true melting pot with Chinese, Shan, Bangladeshi, numerous hilltribes and Burmese inhabitants, as well as more monks per square meter than anywhere else in the world, makes for an interesting cultural mix, and perhaps thankfully, it is totally cut off from Western influence. ... 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
Lucas (US of A) & Jacqui (Aussie) Buchanan - married September 9th, 2006 in Sonoma County. 2 bags, no jobs, dwindling cash flow, and a passion for travel. This is our 9-month honeymoon. Life is good!
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Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe. ~Anatole France
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