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Stupas and Moustaches…. Bagan and Mandalay!

The train compartment rocked from side to side in bumpy jerking movements, this was more like a roller coaster without seat belts than a train journey. We had just read an article online which dubbed this journey for one person “the worst experience of their life”, but to be honest it was all rather fun. Opposite us in our 4-bed sleeper carriage a chinese/vietnamese man who now lived in the US with an Australian passport recounted the amazing story of his young life, escaping communist vietnam on an overcrowded boat in the late 1970s…. yep, only in Myanmar…

View from the train...

View from the train…

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