Tag: Myanmar (Burma)

Pagodas near Inle Lake : © Marjie Courtis

Inle Lake in Eastern Burma (Myanmar)

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Boating activity on Inle Lake, Burma : © Marjie Courtis Inle Lake – Not quite Venice Inle Lake in Burma (Myanmar) is no Venice, but it shares Venice’s proliferation of…

Schwedagon Pagoda –actually an extensive complex. Yangon © Marjie Courtis

Yangon, Burma (Myanmar)

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The former British capital of Rangoon Schwedagon Pagoda –actually an extensive complex. Yangon © Marjie Courtis First impressions of Yangon The official centre of Yangon (formerly Rangoon) is Sule Pagoda,…

Novitiation Ceremony - Marjie Courtis

The Theatre of Burma (Myanmar)

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Sunrise in Bagan : © Marjie Courtis One hour from Yangon (formerly Rangoon) About one hour’s flight north of Burma’s major city of Yangon, lies the Bagan Archaeological Zone, where,…