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I’m following a monk bushwhacking his way uphill in western Myanmar. Seriously? This is my life? I grinned for the zillionth time in Mrauk-U, a place hard to reach in Rakhine state, as the monk led the way, branches scratching my torn-up limbs as they slapped and scraped against me. When the “trail” cleared and we reached the top, he turned and smiled. “Nine stupas. Monastery. Temple.”
The mystery of The Last Shan Prince is one of the most intriguing stories to emerge from Myanmar – and an excellent reason to visit the town of Hsipaw.
Myanmar is a food haven for thut thut luh aka vegetarians. Burmese cuisine offers an array of dishes that are meat-free and entirely delicious. International traveler and plant-based eater, Miss Filatelista details some of her favorite veg dishes she discovered while traveling throughout Myanmar’s diverse states.