Monthly Archive: May, 2015

Video: Bouncing through Burma on a Sleeper train

One of the bumpiest, noisiest most fascinating journeys I’ve ever taken. It was so bouncy that only a little of the footage was useable. Enjoy! Video by Liam McCarthy

The sleeper train you can’t miss

I used to think trains rolled. Maybe chugged. Sometimes even glided. It wasn’t until I boarded a train in Myanmar that I would ever have used the word “bounce”. But that is the… Continue reading

5 unexpected things to do in Yangon

After you’ve strolled through the forgotten colonial streets and you’ve marvelled at the towering stupas of the Shwedagon pagoda, once you’ve trawled through temples and street markets and maybe done a day trip… Continue reading