Trip to Burma (Myanmar) with Stanford Alumni Travel, Nov 02

 

Natives and tourists visit Shwedagon Pagoda, Rangoon

 

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Burma Favorites - The best we saw and loved in Burma

 

Inle Lake - A serene lake serving local families and villages

 

The People of Burma - Diverse, gracious, friendly, colorful, industrious

 

Rangoon and Mandalay - Cities, few and far between

 

Buddhism: Life, Pagodas, Temples - Devotion to Karma and seeking Nirvana

 

Burmese Life, Work, and Culture- A simple life infused with grace and color,

 

Modes of Travel and Portage- A multitude of conveyances

 

Pagan- City of ancient temples and pagodas

 

Markets - Colorful centers of life and commerce

 

Thu-Htay-Kan Village - Constructing a well with Stanford Travel donations

 

Life Along the Irrawaddy - Essential infrastructure transverses the country