Risk Assessment of E-Bikes in Bagan, Myanmar

As we travelled through Myanmar, we had no real idea about the adventures Bagan had in mind for us. When The Wife and I look back to our trip to Myanmar, we often reminisce about the e-bikes and the fantastic, fun and intrepid adventures they enabled us to have.

Things to Do in Halong Bay, Vietnam (2019)

Halong Bay is considered as a crown of Vietnam due to its significant history, culture and scenic beauty. It is huge in terms of area as it consists of about 600 square miles covering almost 1,960 beautiful islands.

Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma)

If you are coming from Yangon, you will be mesmerised of the differences between these two cities. It's like visiting two independent cities, that once shared the same history.
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Bagan, Myanmar (Burma)

Bagan is located on the banks of the Ayeyarwady (Irrawaddy) River and is home to the largest and densest concentration of Buddhist temples, pagodas, stupas and ruins in the world. Many of the them are dating from the 11th and 12th centuries.

Inle Lake, Myanmar (Burma)

In western Shan State, Inle Lake lies as an idyllic place which does not look like the rest of Myanmar on first sight. The lake measures 22 km long by 10 km wide and lies in a valley between two mountain sides. The feeling of entering a parallel universe...
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Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

Yangon (Burmese: ရန်ကုန်မြို့) served as the capital of Myanmar until 2006, when the military government relocated the capital to the purpose-built city of Naypyidaw in central Myanmar. With over 7 million people, Yangon is Myanmar’s largest city...

The Heart of Myanmar (Burma)

Myanmar, also known as Burma, is a country in Southeast Asia. A country that until recently, has slipped under the radar of the western tourism. In 2011 the borders were reopened to tourists. I've been lucky enough to visit Myanmar twice...

Travel Guide to Halong Bay, Vietnam (2019)

Halong Bay is one of the most beautiful natural wonders in the north of Vietnam, close to the nation’s border with China. A bay dotted with about 1.600 islets and limestone islands covering an area of more than 1.500 square kilometres.

Travel Guide to Hanoi, Vietnam (2019)

Car horns. This will be your first thought when thinking back on Hanoi! But if you overlook this, you will fall in love with this place, the locals and the food. As Hanoi has been conquered by the French (1873) and the Japanese Empire (1940)...

Classic Vietnam Travel Guide: Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City (2019)

Vietnam is known for its culture and historic buildings. The country has become modern in the past few years, but its natural beauty and the local tradition remain the same. This country is rather versatile.

Ilulissat, Greenland

Standing on the banks of the fjord and watching the icebergs glide past takes life to another dimension. The Icefjord’s position on UNESCO’s world heritage list is fully deserved and you feel like the planet Earth has bigger plans.

Fishing at Storavatnet, Norway

Storavatnet is a lake in Sandnes municipality in Rogland. It consists of four separate lakes; Storavatnet, Foresvatnet, Lutsivatnet and Kyllesvatnet and all of them is 25 meters above sea level.
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Hiking at Timmervatnet, Norway

Timmervatnet is a lake located between Jørpeland and the world-famous Preikestol (English: Preacher’s Pulpit or Pulpit Rock) in Rogaland County, Norway. The trip went from Stavanger to Tau, after which I caught a bus.