Chilling out at the sleepy Inle Lake (Day 139 -143 by Chris) February 2nd 2016 Tuesday 2nd February 2016
Today we were heading across the country to Inle Lake, a place that comes highly recommended by things we've read and people we've spoken to. The distance is only 140 miles but the journey time would be a whopping 8.5 hours passing over a small mountain range which again and again circled back on itself so felt like you were getting nowhere.
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Asia » Burma » Mandalay Region » Inle Lake 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
Hello readers, we'll take this moment to introduce ourselves. We are Gemma, by day a fashion buyer and Chris a recruiter and live in London.
We've always loved the idea of packing up and flying off to explore the world but never quite found the right time or opportunity to do so. Luckily for Gemma the lovely ASOS were kind enough to give her an 8 month sabbatical to travel to all those places she's always wanted to see. Chris didn't take much convincing either, jumping at the chance to chuck in the daily commute, banish the suits to the back of the wardrobe and live out of a backpack for th... full info