In the train to Hsipaw, Myanmar

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Last year we took a trip to Myanmar. I've heard so many things in the news about it that I wanted to see what was going on.

We got on a train at 5 am from Mandalay and got to Hsipaw around 1 pm. It was a very slow train. WE could have taken a bus and it would have taken 3 hours. However, when in a country like this, you want to see and take in the landscape and see the different background every area has.


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Excellent shots of a cultural journey. No. 3, the train on the trestle, and soldier in flip flops, grabbed me.
 

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Thank you for showing us this part of the world. We always like train travel too. You get to see so much more of a country this way. I like the feet hanging out of the train.... and of course the dogs:)
 

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3 things, as a viewer, stood out for me....

1...The adult with a medical mask and the child with none.

2...The soldier with his combat flip-flops.

3...And, I'd have to be sure to use the bathroom before crossing that bridge.


Nice work.
 

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3 things, as a viewer, stood out for me....

1...The adult with a medical mask and the child with none.

2...The soldier with his combat flip-flops.

3...And, I'd have to be sure to use the bathroom before crossing that bridge.


Nice work.
Yeah, the soldier in flip-flops took me by surprise too.
 

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Really love the one with the boys feeding the dogs. I have never been to this area but I have been close by. There is so much beauty to see, it is amazing. You did a fantastic job capturing it on camera!
 

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Thank you for showing us this part of the world. We always like train travel too. You get to see so much more of a country this way. I like the feet hanging out of the train.... and of course the dogs:)
To us, it's the best way to travel a country. You get to see so much of a country that gets missed by taking a car or plane.
 

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