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The unfinished temple of Dhammayangyi.  

The unfinished temple of Dhammayangyi.

My Destruction of a Temple of Bagan

December 23rd 2014
"Did I really just do that?" I thought to myself. Yep, I did. The sound of 12th century brickwork scraping across crumbled mortar and then clinking dully beside my foot was unmistakable - and the visible proof was undeniable. This was what happened as I manoeuvred myself to get in the best position for viewing the sunset atop one of the ancient temples of Bagan. It is for reasons such as this that ... read more
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17th January 2015

Temples everywhere!
Very trippy seeing the temples from above. What a great adventure the balloon ride was!

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