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Exploring Yangon by night

Exploring Yangon by night

As night falls over Yangon, the pace of the urban sprawl that’s home to 5.21 million intensifies. Stalls spring to life, the smell of food wafts down alleyways, and people finish work and spill out onto the streets. There are after-hours errands to run, meals to be shared between family...
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Unlike any you know: Life beside the rails in Yangon

Unlike any you know: Life beside the rails in Yangon

Words and photos by The Common Wanderer ‘This is Myanmar [Burma],’ wrote Rudyard Kipling, “and it’s unlike any land you know”.   Like any clichéd travel quote, the one above has been thrown about pretty often by writers and journalists, in travel circles, and travellers who struggle to find the words...
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How to have a 5-star vacation without the price tag

How to have a 5-star vacation without the price tag

Vacation is meant to be relaxing: it’s the opportunity to put work and the stresses of daily life aside and spend time doing what you love with the people you love to be with. Not only that, but studies show vacationing reduces stress, increases happiness and creates a favourable work-life...
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