Water Festival Mandalay Style April 18th 2006 (Kev)
Mandalay was the perfect end to our Burma experience. We left Inle Lake at 5 in the morning and I was not looking forward to another 12-hour bus ride, however as it turned out this one was not so bad. I rode the majority of the ride atop the bus, and was able to enjoy the panorama of the mountains as we made our decent. It was really hot on the roof, but we got splashed with buckets of wate ... read more
Asia » Burma » Mandalay Region » Mandalay 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 started of our travels in January moved though SE Asia, and are now in the Middle East which was an unplanned but refreshing contrast from the great things we saw in SE Asia. We have another three months in the Europe area, all off the traveling has been amazing, enjoy the blog.
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