Gallery – Myanmar

Here are our favourite photos from Myanmar.

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U-Bein Bridge at sunset, Amarapura
U-Bein Bridge at sunset, Amarapura
Plaza at Shewdagon Pagoda
Plaza at Shewdagon Pagoda
Burmese couple getting wedding photos at Shwedagon Pagoda entrance
Burmese couple getting wedding photos at Shwedagon Pagoda entrance
Shewdagon Pagoda, Yangon
Shewdagon Pagoda, Yangon
Shewdagon Pagoda
Shewdagon Pagoda
Shewdagon Pagoda
Shewdagon Pagoda
Novice monks pouring holy water over Buddha's head
Novice monks pouring holy water over Buddha’s head
Novice monks collecting food donations
Novice monks collecting food donations
Rundown colonial building in Yangon
Rundown colonial building in Yangon
If it wasn't for the English, we'd never know what site this is.
If it wasn’t for the English, we’d never know what site this is.
Rooves of Shwedagon Pagoda Complex
Rooves of Shwedagon Pagoda Complex
Shewdagon Pagoda
Shewdagon Pagoda
Shwedagon Pagoda at night
Shwedagon Pagoda at night
Plaza at Shewdagon Pagoda
Plaza at Shewdagon Pagoda
14th century Kyik Pun in Bago has been renovated in technicolour
14th century Kyik Pun in Bago has been renovated in technicolour
Shrine at Maw Daw, Bago
Shrine at Maw Daw, Bago
Men in longyis cooking over a fire, Bago
Men in longyis cooking over a fire, Bago
Kyaikthanian Paya, Mawlamyine
Kyaikthanian Paya, Mawlamyine
Shwedagon reflecting at Kandawgyi Lake at sunset
Shwedagon reflecting at Kandawgyi Lake at sunset
Shewdagon Pagoda at night
Shewdagon Pagoda at night

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Colonial building, Mawlamyine
Colonial building, Mawlamyine
Novice monk at Shewdagon Pagoda
Novice monk at Shewdagon Pagoda
Mahamuni Paya, Mawlamyine
Mahamuni Paya, Mawlamyine
Fisherman on the Thanlwin River
Fisherman on the Thanlwin River
Stupas on mountaintops
Stupas on mountaintops
Shwegugyi Temple, Bagan
Shwegugyi Temple, Bagan
Near Hpa An
Near Hpa An
Monks carrying firewood to monastery at Golden Rock
Monks carrying firewood to monastery at Golden Rock
Kawhnat Monastery on the Thanlwin River
Kawhnat Monastery on the Thanlwin River
Kawt Goon Cave
Kawt Goon Cave
Dhammayangyi Pahta at sunset
Dhammayangyi Pahta at sunset
Basket fishermen, Inle Lake
Basket fishermen, Inle Lake
Ancient temples in Bagan
Ancient temples in Bagan
Ananda Pahto, Bagan
Ananda Pahto, Bagan
Kawt Goon Cave
Kawt Goon Cave
Golden Rock, Mt Kyaliktiyo
Golden Rock, Mt Kyaliktiyo
Hot air balloons over ancient temples in Bagan
Hot air balloons over ancient temples in Bagan
Low tech temple restoration machinery, Bagan
Low tech temple restoration machinery, Bagan
Hot air balloon over ancient temples in Bagan
Hot air balloon over ancient temples in Bagan
Kitchen in Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
Kitchen in Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
One of hundreds of pagodas in Bago
One of hundreds of pagodas in Bago
Lake at Saddan Cave
Lake at Saddan Cave
Kawt Goon Cave
Kawt Goon Cave
Basket fisherman, Inle Lake
Basket fisherman, Inle Lake
Basket fisherman, Inle Lake
Basket fisherman, Inle Lake
Filling up balloons with hot air, Bagan
Filling up balloons with hot air, Bagan
Burmese man in a long boat.
Burmese man in a long boat.
Golden Rock, Mt Kyaikthyo
Golden Rock, Mt Kyaikthyo
Kyuap Kalap
Kyuap Kalap
Villager on Kalaw to Inle trek
Villager on Kalaw to Inle trek
Nat spirit statues
Nat spirit statues
Sunset over Thanlwin River, Mawlamyine
Sunset over Thanlwin River, Mawlamyine
Hundreds of Buddha statues on Mt Kyaikthyo
Hundreds of Buddha statues on Mt Kyaikthyo
Hot air balloons over ancient temples in Bagan
Hot air balloons over ancient temples in Bagan
Low tech temple restoration machinery, Bagan
Low tech temple restoration machinery, Bagan
Yedanasimi Paya, Inwa
Yedanasimi Paya, Inwa
Monks at Kyauk Kalap
Monks at Kyauk Kalap
Village, Inle Lake
Village, Inle Lake
Burmese woman in a long boat
Burmese woman in a long boat
Hot air balloons over ancient temples in Bagan
Hot air balloons over ancient temples in Bagan
Basket fisherman, Inle Lake
Basket fisherman, Inle Lake
Ancient temple in Bagan
Ancient temple in Bagan
Saddan Cave
Saddan Cave
Audience Hall in Kanbawzathadi Palace, Bago
Audience Hall in Kanbawzathadi Palace, Bago
Old Burmese woman in Bago
Old Burmese woman in Bago
Golden Rock, Mt Kyiktiyo
Golden Rock, Mt Kyiktiyo
Hot air balloon over ancient temples in Bagan
Hot air balloon over ancient temples in Bagan
Ancient temples in Bagan
Ancient temples in Bagan
Bagaya Kyaung Monastery
Bagaya Kyaung Monastery
Horse buggy, Innwa
Horse buggy, Innwa
Moonshine still using palm sugar
Moonshine still using palm sugar
Village Pilgrim, Mandalay Hill
Village Pilgrim, Mandalay Hill
Building a Floating Garden, Inle Lake
Building a Floating Garden, Inle Lake
Nat spirit statue
Nat spirit statue
Hot air balloons over ancient temples in Bagan
Hot air balloons over ancient temples in Bagan
Hot air balloons taking off
Hot air balloons taking off
Men in Men in longyis stirring food, Bago
Men in Men in longyis stirring food, Bago
Yati Hermit monk on walkway to Golden Rock
Yati Hermit monk on walkway to Golden Rock
Hot air balloons over ancient temples in Bagan
Hot air balloons over ancient temples in Bagan
Ancient temples in Bagan
Ancient temples in Bagan
Kyuap Kalap
Kyuap Kalap
Yathae Pyan Cave
Yathae Pyan Cave
U-Bein Bridge, Amarapura
U-Bein Bridge, Amarapura

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Yathae Pyan Cave
Yathae Pyan Cave
Boats on Taungthaman Lake, below U-Bein Bridge
Boats on Taungthaman Lake, below U-Bein Bridge
Floating Gardens, Inle Lake
Floating Gardens, Inle Lake
Kyauk Kalap
Kyauk Kalap
Village Pilgrim, Mandalay Hill
Village Pilgrim, Mandalay Hill
Net fisherman, Inle Lake
Net fisherman, Inle Lake
Bamboo zedi for funeral
Bamboo zedi for funeral
Kuthodaw Pagoda from Mandalay Hill
Kuthodaw Pagoda from Mandalay Hill
Views on trek from Kalaw to Inle
Views on trek from Kalaw to Inle
Basket fishermen, Inle Lake
Basket fishermen, Inle Lake
Views on trek from Kalaw to Inle
Views on trek from Kalaw to Inle
Inside the Maha Aungmya Bonzan monastery
Inside the Maha Aungmya Bonzan monastery
Bagan vista
Bagan vista
Monks playing hacky sack
Monks playing hacky sack
Monk serving himself soup, Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
Monk serving himself soup, Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
Monks receiving food, Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
Monks receiving food, Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
Bagaya Kyaung Monastery
Bagaya Kyaung Monastery
Near Hpa An
Near Hpa An
Net fisherman, Inle Lake
Net fisherman, Inle Lake

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Floating Gardens, Inle Lake
Floating Gardens, Inle Lake
Baby short-tailed macaque monkey
Baby short-tailed macaque monkey
Family in an ox-drawn cart
Family in an ox-drawn cart
Village on Inle Lake
Village on Inle Lake
Hot air balloon over ancient temples in Bagan
Hot air balloon over ancient temples in Bagan
Morning mist on Kalaw to Inle trek
Morning mist on Kalaw to Inle trek

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Sunset from Mt. Popa
Sunset from Mt. Popa
Monks waiting in line for morning meal, Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
Monks waiting in line for morning meal, Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
Village on Inle Lake
Village on Inle Lake
Collecting seaweed, Inle Lake
Collecting seaweed, Inle Lake
Net fisherman, Inle Lake
Net fisherman, Inle Lake
Village Kitchen
Village Kitchen
Kitchen in Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
Kitchen in Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
U-Bein Bridge at sunset, Amarapura
U-Bein Bridge at sunset, Amarapura
Morning mist on Trek Kalaw to Inle Lake
Morning mist on Trek Kalaw to Inle Lake
U-Bein Bridge at sunset, Amarapura
U-Bein Bridge at sunset, Amarapura
Ancient temples in Bagan
Ancient temples in Bagan
Floating Gardens, Inle Lake
Floating Gardens, Inle Lake
Farmers in the Shan Highlands
Farmers in the Shan Highlands
Kitchen staff, Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
Kitchen staff, Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
Monks waiting in line for morning meal, Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
Monks waiting in line for morning meal, Maha Ganayon Kyaung Monastery
One of the sharp cornered Pagodas with entry way
One of the sharp cornered Pagodas with entry way
Monastery on Mt. Popa
Monastery on Mt. Popa
Palaung tribe women carrying bundles of wood, Inle Lake trek
Palaung tribe women carrying bundles of wood, Inle Lake trek
Farmer plowing his field with a buffalo
Farmer plowing his field with a buffalo
Ywarbu village for our first night
Ywarbu village for our first night
Bringing bamboo from the forest upstream
Bringing bamboo from the forest upstream
Myanmar road construction methods
Myanmar road construction methods
Sunset in Mrauk U
Sunset in Mrauk U
Views on trek from Kalaw to Inle
Views on trek from Kalaw to Inle
Weed growing over Buddha's alter
Weed growing over Buddha’s alter
View of Mrauk U
View of Mrauk U
Pagodas Mrauk U
Pagodas Mrauk U
Tattooed-Face Lady from the Chin Tribe
Tattooed-Face Lady from the Chin Tribe
Myanmar home-made tractorwith entry way
Myanmar home-made tractor
Tattooed lady from the Chin tribe
Tattooed lady from the Chin tribe

Pagodas at Sunrise

Tattooed-Face Lady from the Chin Tribe
Tattooed-Face Lady from the Chin Tribe
Shittaung and Andaw Pagodas
Shittaung and Andaw Pagodas
Pagodas at Sunrise
Pagodas at Sunrise