Ayeyarwady River Boat October 26th 2008 Time for our trip to Bagan. Not going to be easy either. We got our tickets a few days in advance after some difficulty in finding the ticket office, if you would call it that. I think it was $10 USD/person. Anyways, underway early. On the boat at 5:30 a.m. to get a seat. This is a public boat so fills to the rim with people and goods.
Was a weird morning for weather. We later found out ... read more
Asia » Burma » Mandalay Region » Irrawaddy River 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
As most of you know we hit the road for 10 months of travel on september 15, 2008 shamelessly stealing Gord & Jamie's Wasaga Beach wedding as a send off! We will start in South-East Asia, moving to India, Middle East, then the Himalayas of Nepal, and then some beach time in Thailand and the Philippines! That is the rough plan that will no doubt change a few times. Nothing but time and travel.
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