Myanmar - starting point

Feb 9th, 2014, 06:59 AM
Join Date: Jan 2003
Posts: 32,630
Most of the country is not lit at night. There are a couple of temples that are really lit up - but for viewing at a distance, not for walking around.
Kathie is offline  
Feb 9th, 2014, 09:11 AM
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 8,606
Internetwiz, you may be underestimating the size of the area which the temples occupy. Many square miles. Old Bagan is in the center of the western edge, as I'm sure you've noted, with the other 2 towns north and south, but all are just at the edge, between the river and the plain. If you've found a place you like in Nyaung-U then I see no reason to change. In fact New Bagan & Nyaung-U have certain advantages like lots of choices of restaurants, the markets, shops to walk to, and which Old Bagan, as far as I could see, was lacking as they've been moved out. My preferences, as I mentioned before, were the 2 other towns and I stayed in both by choice.
MmePerdu is online now  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy -


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 03:54 PM.