Write on Monday, 09 March 2015 Published in Travel & Tourism
Sunset on the beach in the Myeik archipelago. Photo: AX

In conjunction with an invitation to attend the ASEAN Tourism Forum in Nay Pyi Taw at the end of January, I decided to take a long-awaited and planned overland trip to southern Myanmar to explore and survey a “Buddha Land” region with a myriad of golden glittering pagodas.

Write on Thursday, 05 March 2015 Published in Myanmar
Island and seashore near Kawthaung Township.  Photo: myanmar-cefa.or.jp

National Geographic Traveler magazine has revealed its picks for the best destinations to visit in 2015, which this year include the Mergui or Myeik Archipelago in southern Myanmar.