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Mar 8, 2009 - Ancient Cities - Sagaing, Amarapura and Inwa

Day two of the Mandalay ancient city tour took in Sagaing, Amarapura and Inwa. Sagaing is a large hill that is dotted with temples and stupas, on the hill and around the base. See the photos attached. Amarapura is famous for U Bein's bridge. It is apparently the longest teak bridge structure in the world. Impressive for its construction, and the fact that for over 200 years it has been used on a day to day basis by the local people going about their business. Inwa is different again in that you have to cross the river by ferry, then hire...

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