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Sri Ksetra's most famous pagoda.
Myanmar Outdoors Travel

Pyay & Sri Ksetra: Off the Beaten Path Myanmar

Many people head straight from Yangon to famous Bagan, but it’s a very long haul between the two. Consider breaking up the journey with a stopover in Pyay. Located on the Irawaddy River in central Myanmar, Pyay is home to the ancient kingdom of Sri Ksetra, Myanmar’s…

August 20, 2016
Riverside views from Pathein.
Myanmar Travel

Off the Beaten Path in Myanmar: Pathein

This post is the first in a series about off-the-beaten-path destinations in Myanmar. For details on accommodation and transport, scroll to the bottom. Myanmar has encouraged foreign tourism since the early 1990s, but only recently has this country gained more attention as a promising destination. In…

August 12, 2016