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The best destinations in Burma - What to see?
Wherever you go, it is the Buddhistic dedication that impresses you. After arriving in Rangoon (now Yangon), take a walk in the Kyauktada quarter on the bank of the Irrawaddy. The nickname of the jewel town for the exceptional delicacies of its Java, Mandalayis to explore by bike or in a tuk-tuk to climb the mound and sundown.
However, perhaps you like Amarapura, the Burmese immortal town, where the infamous Teaak Brigde is situated, traversed throughout the whole afternoon by several hundred Buddhist chaplain.... Or, perhaps it is a different epoch of cruising on the Irrawaddy to the town of Bagan (formerly Pagan) that will seduce you.
Thousands of churches stand on a wide level as evidence of the splendour of a bygone civilization.
Myanmar is the place to be in 2013.
Burma's tourist board reported 816,000 foreign visitors last year - an 30 percent rise from 2011 numbers. The Flight Centre has named Burma as one of the top 10 in 2013. The spokesman said the request for travel to Burma was overpowering.
"Burma, or Myanmar, continues to be one of the most enigmatic and pristine tourist places in the whole inland. It is now on the radar as a tourist resort, following the encouragement of President Thein Sein, who set the nation on the road to democratisation. "There was an unbelievable reaction to Aung San Suu Kyi's call to come back to Burma," Mr Thornton said.
Last year Singapore Airlines took over Burma from Silk Air. There is still no doubt that tourists should be very careful when traveling in Burma. Is Burma on your 2013 cruise radars? From $1322* per passenger in a double room.
The prize is calculated for trips between 25 April and 26 June 2013. Thai-airways, round-trip fares from $1047* per passenger in a double room. The fare applies to journeys between 6 and 3 May 2013. Malaysiasian Airlines, round-trip fares from $1099* per passenger in a double room. The prize is calculated for trips between 25 April and 26 June 2013.
INTREID TRAVEL's 15 Days Best of Burma Tour $2675 "Travel to Burma and explore a land of mythic scenery, old treasure and some of the kindest people you will ever be. You will be thrilled, impressed and fascinated by gold-plated Buddha's in Yangon and the magic temple of Bagan to the tranquility of Inle Lake, Burma.