Bus notes October 26th 2017 I have now completed my 2 bus journeys. I tried to film and jotted notes of sights, sounds and feelings but even these do not say it all!
Seen from bus to Kalaw
Mountain river caves
Building roads by hand, ladies shake sieves of gravel over larger rocks
Monastery, shacks, stores, café, wooden house on stilts
Meiktila city town by lake or river
Catholic chu ... read more
Recently retired from teaching with 40 years experience in many different areas including working in SE Asia and Japan. In my 20s and 30s I backpacked in between posts in Canada, Australia and SE Asia & China. My journals were written in a variety of notebooks and it is wonderful to look back on them and remember the people and places. Now this seems the more logical place to keep my journals and it is great that they can be shared.
I try to upload the blog as I go along but most of the details and photos are added on return home when I have more time and a stronger Internet connection!... full info