Mandalay, the last royal capital of Myanmar, is a delight for born explorers, temple-hoppers and even penny pinchers. Let our four-day itinerary and travel tips help you make the most of your visit to this famed city without parting with much of your hard-earned cash.
Words & Photography: Abby Yao
From the golden pagodas that dominate the skyline in Yangon, and the vast plains of Bagan dotted with thousands of temples and ruins, to the languid waters of Inle Lake where fishermen row boats using their legs, Myanmar is still a mystery to many and an exotic destination that has only recently opened up to world travellers.
Words & Photography: Adam Lee
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