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Mar 21, 2016 - The Golden Rock Highs and Lows

Having seen many a travel poster of the Golden Rock, we decided we absolutely must see this marvelous sight. We were quite fortunate to hook up via email with a woman at Lotus Da Dar, a lovely resort we found on airbnb. She provided us with a myriad of advice about traveling to and around Myanmar, and we relied on this heavily as we planned out the last stretch of our trip. Unfortunately, we did not think to ask her the most important thing... "Is there any construction being done on the rock?" The answer, at least for the time being, is...

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May 29, 2013 - Day 11 Kyaiktiyo

This morning we transferred to Heho airport for a flight back to Yangon.Upon arrival we are met by our bus & travel to Kyaiktiyo.We've packed an overnight bag for the 1 night stop in Kyaiktiyo, with the rest of our luggage being taken to the hotel in Yangon to which we will be returning.Lots of traffic on the roads,peak hour? people walking,riding bicycles/motorbikes,local trucks crammed withe people,& even bullock wagons,seriously.Many of these would be going to the markets,either to sell or buy. It.s about a 5 hour drive to the base camp...

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