Myanmar or Burma, A country so close yet so far due to power game, geopolitics, and sanctions. While other South East Asian nations are grasping with over-tourism, Myanmar has just opened up to the World in 2015. It is still exotic, underpopulated and unexplored to foreigners. Affordable flights and economic boom drawing industry, expats and tourists as well to this land lesser-known.
On my recent trip to Myanmar, I got bewildered by its rustic beauty, amazing hospitality, and jaw-dropping architectures. Lets few pictures do the talking
Shwedagon Pagoda is the icon of Myanmar. Situated in central Yangon, it is a mammoth edifice of Gold. It is huge and can be spotted from many places around the city. It is a bell-shaped structure with numerous sub-shrines around it dedicated to different forms of Buddha and Burmese demi gods. Be it night or day, it is always dazzling and the spectator gets bewitched by its awe.