Myanmar (Burma) 101

Dusk at the Shwedago Pagoda - Travel Indochina

How long have the borders of Myanmar (Burma) been open to tourists? Burma has always been open to tourists. It was a voluntary move by the majority of travel companies and independent travellers not to visit Burma. This was down to Aung San Suu Kyi’s (long-time pro-democracy activist and head of the National League for […]

Travel Hot List 2013

It’s time for my annual credibility gamble – the Hot List of destinations that I think will start to gain traction in 2013. Last year I predicted that Sri Lanka, Bhutan and Oman would become sought after and you know what? I think I was on the money. They may not be booming but I […]